- Museum number
- Object: Saishiki gasen 彩色画選 (A Selection of Coloured Drawings)
Illustrated book, two volumes of 3. Various subjects. Colour woodblock-printed, painted using stencil, and 'fukie' or 'fukibotan' (also using stencil). Applied mica. Woodblock-printed.
- Production date
Height: 27 centimetres
Width: 17.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Hillier and Smith 1980
The pages of this rare work were produced by a combination of block-printing, brush painting through stencil, and 'fukie' or 'fukibotan', a technique of blowing and atomising colour, also through stencil.
'Kokusho somokuroku', vol. 3, Tokyo, 1970-7, p. 642.
Hillier, Jack, 'Japanese Prints and Drawings from the Vever Collection', vol. 1, London, 1976, no. 206.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: JH.119 (Hillier no.)