- Museum number
- Object: Ukiyo hyakunin onna e 浮世百人女絵 (Pictures of One Hundred Women of the Floating World)
Illustrated book. One volume (incomplete, as is the other copy in the BM, JH.30). Stories of women of all classes with accompanying illustrations. Woodblock-printed. Original cover? Title slip added later. Colophon missing.
- Production date
- 1681 (11th month)
Length: 27 centimetres
Width: 18.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Hashira title: 'Hyaku jo'. See H30 for another (incomplete) copy of this title with colophon.
'Kokusho somokuroku', vol. 1, p. 358; Matsudaira Susumu, 'Moronobu Sukenobu ehon shoshi' (1987), no. 12, pp. 35-38. Chitsu cover is pasted with a translation of the preface.
(Sato Satoru, 5/1999)
The reason why the date of publication appears to be printed from a repaired block is probably because the era name changed to Tenna on the 29th day of the 9th month, 1681, just before this title was issued.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Japanese Illustrated Book number: JIB.4