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Kyôho 11 (享保十一年)
Timeline of 1726
- 1726/4 Edo-based wholesalers dealing in rice, lamp oil, or any of thirteen other specified products, are required by the shogunate to submit ledgers and price lists.
Other Events of 1726
- The Dutch East India Company provides Shogun Tokugawa Yoshimune with five paintings by Willem Hendrik van Royen, in response to a 1722 request for works by the greatest painter in Europe. Yoshimune donates two of them to the Gohyaku Rakan-ji.
Births and Deaths
- 1726/8 Furukawa Koshôken is born (d. 1807).
- Painter Hasegawa Yôshin dies.
- Ukiyo-e artist Katsukawa Shunshô is born (d. 1793).