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The Story of Azuma Yogorô: The White Waves of Love in the Licensed Quarter (Azuma Yogorô monogatari: kuruwa ni yoru koi no shiranami)

Signed

artist signature: "Keisai Eisen ga"; author signature: "Ippitsuan Kakô saku" 溪斎 英線 畫 一筆庵 可候 作

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1821

Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 2 (1989), p. 695, col. 3

Dimensions

Overall: 17.6 x 12.4 cm (6 15/16 x 4 7/8 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.404

Medium or Technique

woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books