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[Shôkei chôbô] sansui gafu (An Album of Landscape, Prospects, and Views)

勝景眺望

Japanese
Edo period
1826
Artist Kôkunsai Bairin (Japanese)


Dimensions

18.2 x 12.2 cm (7 3/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1997.315

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Artist signature: Toto Gako Kokunsan Bairin
東都 画工 廣薫齋梅林

Markings

black square seal: Dokuhitsu
黒方印:獨筆

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