Kenzan iboku (Kenzan Traces of Ink)

乾山遺墨

Japanese
Edo period
1823
After Ogata Kenzan (Japanese, 1663–1743), Artist Sakai Hôitsu (Japanese, 1761–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 3 (1990), p. 112, col. 4

Dimensions

Overall: 24.5 x 17.5 cm (9 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.783

Medium or Technique

Woodblock-printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

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