Fûryû yomo byôbu (Fashionable Screens of the Four Directions)

風流四方屏風

Japanese
Edo period
1700 (Genroku 13)
Artist Torii Kiyonobu I (Japanese, 1664–1729)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Shoki ukiyo-e ten (2016), cat. no. 76; MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #153; Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #24

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 18.8 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/8 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

2000.1255

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Yamato gakô Torii Shôbei Kiyonobu zu

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: April 24, 2001)

Credit Line

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