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Bokusen soga shashin gakuhitsu (Various Dreamings by Bokusen: A Study in Truthful Painting)

寫真学筆

Japanese
Edo period
1815 (Bunka 12)
Artist Maki Bokusen (Japanese, 1736–1824), Author Hanzoku Sanjin (Japanese), Publisher Kikakukan (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 272

Dimensions

22.8 x 16.1 cm (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.320

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book ; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Markings

Bokusen

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: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

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