Danshoku hiyoku tori

男色比翼鳥

Japanese
Edo period
1707 (Hôei 4)
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Dimensions

25.5 x 18.2 cm

Accession Number

2009.3655

Medium or Technique

Wooblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

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 21, 2009)

Credit Line

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