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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


27.5 x 19.0 cm (ôhon)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book (ink and color 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