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Kottôshû

骨董集

Japanese
Edo period
1836
Artist Kita Busei (Japanese,1776–1856), Author Kitao Masanobu (Santô Kyôden) (Japanese, 1761–1816)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku vol. 3, p. 505, col. 1

Dimensions

Overall: 26.1 x 18.2 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3654

Medium or Technique

Wooblock 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 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse