(Ehô otoko ikioi mumegayado) Sankai Nagoya

(恵方男勢梅宿) 参会名護屋

Japanese
Edo period
1697 (Genroku 10), 2nd month
Attributed to Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #23

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 15.9 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.); chûbon Other (page spread): 22.5 x 30.7 cm (8 7/8 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.1254

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: April 24, 2001)

Credit Line

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