Hyakunin joro shinasadame (One Hundred Women Classified According to Their Rank)

百人女郎

Japanese
Edo period
1723 (Kyôhô 8)
Artist Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750), Author Hachimonji Jikoku (Japanese), Publisher Hachimonjiya Hachizaemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 129

Dimensions

26.5 x 19.2 cm

Accession Number

2000.1263

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper; hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Yamato eshi Nishikawa Sukenobu

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: June 18, 2001)

Credit Line

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