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Title

Sonan Gafu

1834

Artist

Ōnishi Chinnen

Japan

1792 - 1851

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  • Details

    Alternative title
    Illustrated book by Sonan
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Tenpo era 1830 - 1844 Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
    Date
    1834
    Media categories
    Print , Book
    Materials used
    bound book: 29 leaves, 25 prints, colour woodcut
    Dimensions
    27.2 x 16.8 cm leaf; 27.2 x 34.0 cm open book; 27.3 x 18.1 x 1.5 cm closed book :

    a - Turtles swimming in the water, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf d and leaf e

    b - (Two figures), 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf e and leaf f

    c - Cranes, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf f and leaf g

    d - (Single woman), 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf g and leaf h

    e - (Turtles' archery), 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf h and leaf i

    f - God of wealth, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf i and leaf j

    g - Camellias, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf j and leaf k

    h - Seven flowers in autumn, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf k and leaf l

    i - Bellflowers, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf l and leaf m

    j - Touting for customers, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf m and leaf n

    k - Crossing the river by a boat, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf n and leaf o

    l - Wisteria and a sparrow, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf o and leaf p

    m - Lady Murasaki, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf p and leaf q

    n - Cats, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf q and leaf r

    o - (Woman by sea), 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf r and leaf s

    p - Making tubs, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf s and leaf t

    q - A flounder, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf t and leaf u

    r - Chinese children, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf u and leaf v

    s - Doves, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf v and leaf w

    t - (Ancient noble man and woman), 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf w and leaf x

    u - Two birds and persimmon, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf x and leaf y

    v - Persimmon seller, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf y and leaf z

    w - Playing koto, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf z and leaf aa

    x - Mt. Fuji, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf aa and leaf bb

    y - God of wealth and longevity, 20.2 x 31 cm, image; verso leaf bb and leaf cc

    Signature & date

    Signed and dated u.r. [verso leaf cc], in Japanese, ink "Tenpô mizunoe tatsu ku-gatsu/ Chinnen [ninth month of 1832/ Chinnen]".

    Credit
    Purchased 1980
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    191.1980.a-cc
    Copyright

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    Artist information
    Ōnishi Chinnen

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    2

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

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