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Tôshisen ehon shichigon zekku (Illustrated Tang Poems Written in Seven Word Quatrains)

唐詩選畫本 七言絶句

Japanese
Edo period
1814
Artist Suzuki Fuyô (Rôren) (Japanese, 1749–1816), Blockcutter Sugita Kinsuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 259

Dimensions

22.9 x 15.7 cm (9 x 6 3/16 in.) (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.463

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

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