Shin kasane gedatsu monogatari (A New Story of Kasane's Liberation)
Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 138
L: 16 cm (chûbon)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock printed book; ink on paper
Not On View
3 other publishers indicated.
Blockcutters: Inoue Jihei, and Ichida Jirobei.
Binder: Hyo Tora.
Calligrapher: Shima Gomuroku.
Artist signature: Katsushika Hokusai ga.
Artist seal: Hokusai.
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)
Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse