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Shunshô gahon (Shunshô Picture Book)

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None

Signed

Katsukawa Shunshô ga 勝川春章画

Marks

Black seal on first page

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse

Japanese, Edo period, 1771 (Meiwa 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of the Japanese Book (1987), vol. 1, pp. 337-9

Dimensions

21.1 x 15.4 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/16 in.) (hanshibon)

Accession Number

2006.1791

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books