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Suikoden gaden (Illustrated Biographies of Heroes of the Suikoden)

水滸伝画伝

Japanese
Edo period
Preface: 1856
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850), Author of preface Ryûsuitei Tanekiyo (Japanese, 1823–1907), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Accession Number

1997.566.1-3

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Aoigaoka Hokkei ga

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