Banshoku zukô (Designs for All Artisans)

万職図考

Japanese
Edo period
preface: 1835 (kinoto hitsuji)
Artist Katsushika Taito II (Japanese, active about 1810–1853), Author of preface Nanritei Kiraku (Japanese, active in 1804–1835), Publisher Kawachiya Mohei (Gungyokudô) (Japanese), Publisher Gunkyokudô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 281

Dimensions

Overall: 20.9 x 15.3 cm (8 1/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3968

Medium or Technique

woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

artist (front endpaper): Katsushika Taito sensei ga

見返:葛飾戴斗先生画

Provenance

Between about 1897 and 1907, probably acquired in Japan by Charles J. Morse (b. 1852 - d. 1911), Evanston, IL; by descent to his son, Jared Kirtland Morse (b. 1886 - d. 1949) and his wife, Caroline Roberts Morse (b. 1907 - d. 1982), Cromwell, CT; gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse