(Tôfû) wakoku hyakujo (A Hundred Women of Japan)

(当風)和国百女

Japanese
Edo period
1695 (Genroku 8)
Artist Hishikawa Moronobu (Japanese, died 1694)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 8 (1990), p. 246, col. 1

Dimensions

27.3 x 18.7 cm (ôhon)

Accession Number

2006.1727.1-3

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Hishikawa Moronobu

Markings

None

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