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河鍋暁斎画 『暁齋樂画』
Kyōsai’s Drawings for Pleasure (Kyōsai rakuga)

Artist:
Kawanabe Kyōsai (Japanese, 1831–1889)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
1881
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Set of two woodblock-printed books (one volume orihon, accordion-style); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
each: 8 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (22.5 × 15 cm)
Classification:
Illustrated Books
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation Gift, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.766a, b
Not on view
Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow , Newton, MA (until d. 2012) ; Israel Goldman
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