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Artist:
Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)  Search this
Block cutter:
Ando Enshi 安藤円紫  Search this
Publisher:
Tsutaya Juzaburo 蔦屋重三郎  Search this
Calligrapher:
Rokuzotei 六蔵亭  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock printed; ink on paper; paper covers
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 26.7 x 15.9 x 1.4 cm (10 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Book
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1799 (Kansei 11)
Period:
Edo period
Previous custodian or owner:
Ray E. Lewis (1923-2005)
Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer
Provenance:
Possibly James Michener [1]
R. E. Lewis, Belevdere, CA, and Landing, CA [2]
To 2007
Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer, Germany, to 2007
From 2007
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer in 2007
Notes:
[1] See Provenance Remark 1 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Gerhard Pulverer collection  Search this
ehon  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Gerhard Pulverer Collection — Charles Lang Freer Endowment, Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial fund in appreciation of Jeffrey P. Cunard and his exemplary service to the Galleries as chair of the Board of Trustees (2003-2007)
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-780.235
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye32e511b15-d8bf-4e4b-b65a-c2b8c379d2ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-GR-780.235