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Shunshûan eizome mushiro (Shunshûan's Banquet of New Poems)

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Signed

Getchi rojin Iitsu hitsu

Marks

Seal of a 'walking man'

Provenance

Acquired by MFA, possibly a bequest by Babcock, 1997

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, probably 1821

Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #431 (this impression); Lane (1989) p. 171, pl. 227; Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 1 (1989), p. 166, col. 3; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 228, pp. 194-7

Dimensions

Overall: 20.6 x 15.1 cm (8 1/8 x 5 15/16 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

1997.912.1

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books