ASAI Chû

(Japan 1856 – 1907)

Tôsei Fûzoku Gojûban Uta-awase: Ge

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Meiji period 1868–1912
Year
Mar 1907
Media
Print, Book
Medium
bound book: 30 leaves, 25 prints, colour woodcut
Dimensions
24.9 x 16.8 cm leaf; 24.9 x 18.1 x 1.4 cm closed book; 24.9 x 34.1 cm open book :
a - Untitled (a female labourer and a laboruer); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf b (page 27)
b - Untitled (a wooden clogs maker and a worker); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf c (page 28)
c - Untitled (an extra-vendor and a milkman); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf d (page 29)
d - Untitled (a sailor and a nurse); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf e (page 30)
e - Untitled (a young lady and a photographer); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf f (page 31)
f - Untitled (a gardener and a cooper); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf g (page 32)
g - Untitled (a fortune-teller and a player of the Jap; 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf h (page 33)
h - Untitled (a painter and a dyer); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf i (page 34)
i - Untitled (a ragman and a worker); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf j (page 35)
j - Untitled (a worker and a porter); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf k (page 36)
k - Untitled (a boatman and a cartman); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf l (page 37)
l - Untitled (a draper and a tailor); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf m (page 38)
m - Untitled (a iceman and a seller of baked sweet pot; 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf n (page 39)
n - Untitled (a female teacher and a reporter); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf o (page 40)
o - Untitled (a watering man and a lighter of gaslight; 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf p (page 41)
p - Untitled (a lawyer and a comic storyteller); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf q (page 42)
q - Untitled (a postman and a caretaker); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf r (page 43)
r - Untitled (a student and a female student); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf s (page 44)
s - Untitled (a masserger and a farrier); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf t (page 45)
t - Untitled (a seller of Japanese hotchpotch and a bu; 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf u (page 46)
u - Untitled (a hunter and a man); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf v (page 47)
v - Untitled (a medicine peddler and a balloon seller); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf w (page 48)
w - Untitled (a cleaner and a dog catcher); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf x (page 49)
x - Untitled (a mendicant and a nun); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf y (page 50)
y - Untitled (a man and a drainer); 21 x 15.1 cm; image; leaf z (page 51)
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1989
Accession number
345.1989.2.a-dd