[Nihon] Sankai meibutsu zue (Illustrated Famous Products of the Mountains and Seas of Japan)

[日本]山海名物図絵

Japanese
Edo period
about 1754 (Hôreki 4)
Artist Hasegawa Mitsunobu (Japanese, 1724–1763)


Dimensions

23.1 x 16.0 cm (hanshibon)

Accession Number

2008.1621

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: February 18, 2009)

Credit Line

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