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Kôno BAIREI

(Japan 1844 – 1895)

Title
Bairei Hyakuchô Gafu: Chi
Alternative title:
Bairei's album of One Hundred Birds: Vol.2
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
Year
Oct 1881
Media categories
Book, Print
Materials used
bound book: 25 leaves, 33 prints, colour woodcut
Dimensions

25.0 x 16.5 x 1.1 cm closed book; 25.0 x 30.2 cm open book:

a - Taka [Hawk]; 20.3 x 14.4 cm; image; leaf d

b - Suzume [Sparrow]; 20.4 x 14.4 cm; image; verso leaf d

c - Ashigamo [Duck]; 20.4 x 14.4 cm; image; verso leaf e

d - Haitaka [Hawk]; 20.9 x 14.7 cm; image; leaf f

e - Hitaki [Flycatcher]; 20.9 x 14.6 cm; image; verso leaf f

f - Chidori [Plover]; 20.9 x 14.7 cm; image; leaf g

g - Sekirei [Wagtail]; 20.8 x 14.5 cm; image; verso leaf g

h - Kogara [Willow tit]; 20.9 x 14.8 cm; image; leaf h

i - Koma [Japanese robin]; 20.9 x 29.2 cm; image; verso leaf h and leaf i

j - Kôtsuru [Crane]; 20.9 x 14.6 cm; image; verso leaf i

k - Kamome [Seagull]; 20.7 x 14.6 cm; image; leaf j

l - Kawa-karasu [Crow]; 20.7 x 14.6 cm; image; verso leaf j

m - Yamabato [Turtledove]; 20.8 x 14.8 cm; image; leaf k

n - Yoshihara-suzume [Sparrow]; 20.8 x 14.7 cm; image; verso leaf k

o - Oshidori [Mandarin duck]; 20.6 x 14.4 cm; image; leaf l

p - Kaitsuburi [Grebe]; 20.6 x 14.5 cm; image; verso leaf l

q - Ban [Moorhen]; 20.6 x 14.5 cm; image; leaf m

r - Enaga [Long-tailed tit]; 20.6 x 14.5 cm; image; verso leaf m

s - Kashidori [Jay]; 20.7 x 14.6 cm; image; leaf n

t - Mimizuku [Horned owl]; 20.6 x 14.6 cm; image; verso leaf n

u - Goisagi [Night heron]; 20.4 x 14.5 cm; image; verso leaf o

v - Mugihibari [Skylark]; 20.5 x 14.5 cm; image; leaf p

w - Mamemahashi; 20.5 x 29.2 cm; image; verso leaf p and leaf q

x - Toki [Japanese crested ibis]; 20.8 x 29.3 cm; image; verso leaf q and leaf r

y - Kujaku [Peacock]; 20.8 x 29.5 cm; image; verso leaf r and leaf s

z - Tobi [Kite]; 20.9 x 29.3 cm; image; verso leaf s and leaf t

aa - Hahachô; 20.8 x 29.2 cm; image; verso leaf t and leaf u

bb - Shirakiji [White pheasant]; 20.3 x 29.4 cm; image; verso leaf u and leaf v

cc - Untitled; 20.2 x 29.4 cm; image; verso leaf v and leaf w

dd - Isegamo [Duck]; 20.3 x 29.6 cm; image; verso leaf w and leaf x

ee - Ukokkei [Fowl]; 20.3 x 29.7 cm; image; verso leaf x and leaf y

ff - Kiukuhan; 20.3 x 14.8 cm; image; verso leaf y

gg - Hibari [Skylark]; 20.3 x 14.8 cm; image; verso leaf y

Signature & date
Signed u.r. [leaf d], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.r. [leaf e], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [verso leaf e], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [leaf f], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed u.l. [verso leaf f], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [leaf g], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf g], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [leaf h], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [leaf i], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf i], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf j], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [leaf k], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed u.l. [verso leaf k], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [leaf l], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [verso leaf l], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l.. [leaf m], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.r. [verso leaf m], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.l. [leaf n], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf n], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [leaf o], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.l. [verso leaf o], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed u.r. [leaf p], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.r. [verso leaf p], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed u.l. [leaf r], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf r], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf s], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed u.r. [verso leaf t], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.r. [verso leaf u], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed u.r. [verso leaf v], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed l.r. [verso leaf w], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.r. [verso leaf x], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated. Signed c.l. [verso leaf y], in Japanese, ink [stamped] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mr J.H. Myrtle 1989
Accession number
254.1989.a-y
Location
Not on display