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Drawings by Bunrei (Bunrei gasen)

文麗画選

Japanese
Edo period
1779
Artist Katô Bunrei (Japanese, 1706–1782), Artist Takata Enjô (died in 1809)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku vol. 7, p. 185, col. 1

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 18.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/16 in.); ôbon

Accession Number

1997.438

Medium or Technique

Woodblock 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 31, 1998)

Credit Line

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