Not on View

北斎漫画 (Katano Toshiro henshu) Hokusai manga, vol.15 (片野東四郎編輯 ) 北斎漫画, 十五編 (Compiled by Katano Toshiro) Random Drawings by Hokusai, vol. 15)

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

北斎漫画 (Katano Toshiro henshu) Hokusai manga, vol.15 (片野東四郎編輯 ) 北斎漫画, 十五編 (Compiled by Katano Toshiro) Random Drawings by Hokusai, vol. 15)

Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760 - 1849)
Publisher: (Katano) Eirakkuya Toshiro 永楽屋東四郎 (Japanese, 1813 - 1842)
Date: 1878
Medium: 55 color woodblock prints (black, gray, pale flesh) and three pages of text on 30 folded sheets
Dimensions:
Overall (book): 9 5/8 × 6 1/2 × 3/8 in. (24.4 × 16.5 × 1 cm.)
Image (inner texts): 6 3/4 × 4 1/8 in. (17.1 × 10.5 cm.)
Image (inner images): 7 × 5 in. (17.8 × 12.7 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center; Richard and Kay Ward Collection, 2014.45
Accession number: 2014.45
Classification: work on paper
Paper/Supportbound book
Portfolio/Seriesseries of 15 volumes
entirely unexpected