Ehon teikin ôrai (The Illustrated Byways of Home Learning)

絵本庭訓往来

Japanese
Edo period
1828–48
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of text Gen'e Hoshi (Japanese), Author Rokujuen (Japanese), Author of preface Sankai Gaishi (Japanese, Edo peirod), Publisher Eirakuya Tôshirô (Tôhekidô) (Japanese), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 230; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 258

Dimensions

Chûbon

Accession Number

1997.808.1-3

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