Musha-e zukushi (Pictures of Ancient Japan: Series of Warrior Pictures)

武者絵づくし

Japanese
Edo period
1683
Attributed to Hishikawa Moronobu (Japanese, died 1694), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Hishikawa Moronobu ten (2000), cat. no. 116

Dimensions

Overall: 26.9 x 18.7 cm (10 9/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.815

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: June 21, 2000)

Credit Line

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