Karukaya koden tama-kushige (Karukaya and the Jade Comb)
Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 139
Medium or Technique
Woodblcok printed book; ink on paper
Not On View
Another publisher: Enomoto Heikichi, Edo.
Blockcutter: Takahashi Yu?(or U)-suke.
Artist signature: Katsushika Hokusai hitsu.
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)
Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse