Tachibana Morikuni (橘守国) (artist 1679 – 1748)
Volume 1 of Gaten Tsūkō [画典通考]
6.25 in x 8.5 in (Overall dimensions) black and white woodblock print
Waseda University - volume 1 only
Early Picture Book of Ancient Stories (Koji-dan Kohen, Shoten Tsuko) volume 1-5 of 10. An early ehon in modified Kano style. This is volume 1 with 25 illustrations of legends and tales.
The author of these volumes is Ōoka Shinsai (大岡普斎). The publisher was Hōbundō (寳文堂).
Kyōto-Osaka prints (kamigata-e - 上方絵) (genre)
picture book (ehon - 絵本) (genre)
Historical - Social - Ephemera (genre)