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[Kôko shûran] Kakuzen zukô (An Illustrated Study of Leather Work)

[好古集覧]革図考

Japanese
Edo period
1845
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Tojo Koshi (Japanese)


Dimensions

32 x 21.5 cm (ôbon)

Accession Number

1997.605

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Artist signature: Ikeda Zenji Yoshinobu henshu

Markings

Artist seal: Keisai Eisen

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