Tile Maker (Kawara .. shi), from the series Thirty-six Poems by Artisans (Shokunin sanjûrokuban)

「職人三十六番 かわら し」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Hishikawa Sôri (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 425

Dimensions

Kokonotsugiri; 13.8 x 18.7 cm (5 7/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2697

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Sôri ga

宗理画

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse