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Kyôsai suiga nihen (Drunken Pictures by Kyôsai, Part Two)

暁斎酸画二編

Japanese
Meiji era
1883
Kawanabe Kyôsai (Japanese, 1831–1889), Publisher Matsuzaki Hanzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 309

Dimensions

18.6 x 12.5 cm; kohon

Accession Number

1997.583

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and limited color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Artist signature: Shojo Kyosai ga

Markings

Artist seal: Hippo no Nihon

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