Aki no nanakusa zokuhen

(Seven Flowers of Autumn: The Sequel, 秋の七種続編)

1832

 

This series was published as a three volume picture book (ehon). Each page is approximately 8 by 61/3 inches or 22 by 16 cm, a size known as hanshi-bon.

Bored man with sleeping wife

 

NOTE: This image also appears in the series Hiyaku mon futari furisode.

Another state of the above design

The crest (mon) on the black robe is that of kabuki actor Ichikawa Danjr VIII. The preceding and following images also show the actor in an era when there were no copyrights or registered trademarks.

Cover of one of the three volumes

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