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Tôkaidô meisho hokkushû (Haiku for Famous Places on the Tokaido Road)

東海道名所発句集

Japanese
Edo period
undated (1851)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kokusho sômokuroku vol. 6, p. 15, col. 3

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 11.9 cm (7 x 4 11/16 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.504

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: Hiroshige ga
廣重画

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