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Nishikawa Sukenobu

Nishikawa Sukenobu 西川祐信 (1671–1750)

Bildet kan inneholde: botanikk, rektangel, skrift, kunst, håndskrift.
Illustrated Book of Hyakunin isshu from Mt. Ogura. Ehon Ogura yama 絵本小倉山
  • Revised version of the first edition published in 1749
  • 1 vol.
  • Format: hanshibon (lit. half-size paper book) format
  • Medium: illustrated printed book (ehon); ink on paper

Sukenobu was educated in ukiyo-e styles of the Kyoto-Osaka region. He may have made as many as 200 ukiyo-e books. Favorite themes were women and actors.

On loan from University of Oslo Library.

Published Jan. 22, 2021 12:03 PM - Last modified Jan. 22, 2021 1:11 PM