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Books and a Bookcase

Artist:
Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Part of an album of woodblock prints (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
7 11/16 x 6 5/8 in. (19.5 x 16.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP2333
Not on view
Signature: Keisai; Seals: Ei and sen
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
Takaoka Art Museum. "Viewpoint of Tadamasa Hayashi: A Bridge between East and West," September 28, 1996–October 27, 1996.

Fukuyama Museum of Art. "Viewpoint of Tadamasa Hayashi: A Bridge between East and West," November 2, 1996–December 1, 1996.

Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki. "Viewpoint of Tadamasa Hayashi: A Bridge between East and West," December 7, 1996–January 26, 1997.

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