Kanga shinan ni hen (A Guide to Chinese Painting, Part Two)

漢畫指南二編

Japanese
Edo period
1811
Artist Kawamura Bunpô (Japanese, 1779–1821)


Dimensions

26.2 x 17.2 cm (10 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

1997.339.1-3

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: Bunpo Yumo

Markings

Publisher: ? in Kyoto (colophon lacking).

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