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Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese, (1760–1849)
Ehon (book): Selection of Chinese Poems, volume I, 1807
Ink on Paper
8 15/16 in. x 6 3/16 in. (22.7 cm x 15.72 cm)

Object Type: Book
Technique: Wood-block Printing
Period: Edo (Japan, 1615-1868)
Credit Line: Gift of the Johnson Family Trust
Accession Number: 2003.6.44

Possibly all reprints.

Original publishing date 1807.

Chop on pages 1 and 2. Signed Katsushika Hokusai.

Black ink woodblock prints bound in book form.

Object Description
Volume I from a five volume set. Features 6 double page illustrations and 4 single page illustrations, with pages of text. The images relate to Chinese heroes and their adventures. Blue cover.

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