Ehon tsugi ho no hana

絵本接穂花

Japanese
Edo period
1790 (Kansei 2)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 1 (1989), col. 4

Dimensions

22.9 x 16.2 cm

Accession Number

2006.1794

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: October 16, 2006)

Credit Line

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