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[Iroe] Shokunin burui (Classified Artisans in Colored Pictures)

[彩画] 職人部類

Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Tachibana Minkô (Japanese, active about 1764–1772)

Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 178


26.6 x 17.9 cm (ôhon)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books


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: February 18, 2009)

Credit Line

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