Nishiki hyakunin isshu azuma-ori

錦百人一首あつま織

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 179

Dimensions

28.9 x 20.0 cm

Accession Number

2006.1802

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color 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: October 16, 2006)

Credit Line

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