Picture Book of the Evergreens (Ehon tokiwagusa), Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750), Woodblock-printed book; ink and hand-coloring on paper, Japan

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Picture Book of the Evergreens (Ehon tokiwagusa)

Artist:
Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1731
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Woodblock-printed book; ink and hand-coloring on paper
Dimensions:
10 3/4 × 7 1/2 in. (27.3 × 19 cm)
Classification:
Illustrated Books
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation Gift, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.832a–c
Not on view
Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow , Newton, MA (until d. 2012); [ Israel Goldman Japanese Prints, London, until 2013; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection," February 1, 2014–September 7, 2014.