|Design:||Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)|
|Title:||Ippitsu gafu: Book of pictures drawn in one stroke|
|Size:||23.8 x 16.0 cm|
|Posthumous printing from the original woodblocks|
Originally published in 1823 in Nagoya by publisher Eirakuya Tōshirō. This reprint was issued in 2008 by publisher Unsōdō in Kyoto as part of a five volume set called “A collection of Hokusai drawing manuals” (北斎絵手本集成, which is pronounced as Hokusai etehon shūsei).
Dark-blue book cover with title printed in light-brown on a white slip:
|開||kai||opening||Transmitting the essence|
|手||shu||hand||and enlightening the hand|
|画||ga||drawing||Book of pictures|
|譜||fu||book||drawn in one stroke|
The contents of the Ippitsu gafu are displayed on the website dedicated to the Gerhard Pulverer Collection here.