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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.596.1
People
Published by Suminokura Soan, Japanese (1571 - 1632)
Title
Tales of Ise (Ise monogatari)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Ise monogatari
Classification
Prints
Work Type
book
Date
Momoyama period, printed 1608 (Summer)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Momoyama period, 1568-1615
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/199717
Physical Descriptions
Medium
One of a pair of woodblock-printed books; ink on (occasionally tinted) paper
Dimensions
27.1 x 19.3 cm (10 11/16 x 7 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (colophon)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.596.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

John M. Rosenfield, The Japanese Courtier: Painting, Calligraphy, and Poetry from the Fogg Art Museum, the Philip Hofer Collection (With a Complementary Selection of Lacquers and Other Arts of Japan from the Collection of F. Bailey Vanderhoef, Jr.), exh. cat., Santa Barbara Museum of Art (Santa Barbara, CA, 1980), Cat. No. 15(?) / p. 27 (not illustrated)

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