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Yamato meisho zue

Signed

colophon (artist): gakô Naniwa Shunchôsai Takehara Nobushige 奥付け:画工浪花竹原春朝斎信繁

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908), Milton, MA; 1908, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession date: September 9, 2011)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Japanese, Edo period, preface: 1791 (Kansei 3)

Dimensions

25.6 x 18.1 cm; ôhon

Accession Number

2011.1427.1-7

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on papaer

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books