Hanshin meishō zue

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Artist: Hata Tsuneharu 幡恒春 Nagai Hyōsai 永井瓢斎 Noda Kyūho 野田九浦 (1879-1971) Akamatsu Rinsaku 赤松麟作 Mizushima Nihofu 水島爾保布
Publisher: Kanao Bun'endō 金尾文淵堂
Printer: Nishimura Kumakichi 西村熊吉 (?)
Block carver: Ōkura Hanbē 大倉半兵衛 (?)
Historical period(s)
Taisho era, 1916 (Taisho 5)
Woodblock printed; ink and color on paper; cloth covers
H x W x D: 34.6 x 24.7 x 3.1 cm (13 5/8 x 9 3/4 x 1 1/4 in)
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)
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


Gerhard Pulverer collection, Japan, Taisho era (1912 - 1926)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • James T. Ulak, Ann Yonemura, Alessandro Bianchi, Julie Nelson Davis. The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book. Washington. https://pulverer.si.edu/node/686/title.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
The World of the Japanese Illustrated Book
Google Cultural Institute
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