Okumura furue 奥村古絵
- Okumura furue 奥村古絵
Illustrated book, album. Woodblock-printed.
- 1715 (?)
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 25.5 centimetres
- Width: 18 centimetres
Illustrations by Masanobu of famous children's stories, such as the 'tongue-cut sparrow'. Here 'dwarf-bamboo crab' (Sasakani, top left) holds a council of war with pestle, kitchen knife, mortar and chestnut - all given names to sound like warrior generals. (Label copy, TTC, 1998)
Transferred from Department of Oriental Manuscripts (August 1915)
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Object reference number: JCF9587
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