Kyōsai hyakki gadan

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Maker(s)
Artist: Kawanabe Kyōsai 河鍋暁斎 (1831-1889)
Printer: Machida Kamatarō 町田鎌太郎
Publisher: Inokuchi Matsunosuke 井口松之助
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, 1890 (Meiji 23)
Medium
Woodblock printed; ink and color on paper; cardboard and paper covers
Dimensions
H x W x D: 21.2 x 12.2 x 1.6 cm (8 3/8 x 4 13/16 x 5/8 in)
Geography
Japan
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)
Collection
Gerhard Pulverer collection
Accession Number
FSC-GR-780.299
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Book
Type

Book

Keywords
Gerhard Pulverer collection, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. and Mrs. Gerhard Pulverer

Published References
  • Toda Kenji. Descriptive Catalogue of Japanese and Chinese Illustrated Books in the Ryerson Library of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago. p. 310.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum