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Kanga shinan nihen (A Guide to Chinese Painting, Part Two, Volume 3)

漢畫指南二編

Japanese
Edo period
1811
Artist Kawamura Bunpô (Japanese, 1779–1821), Publisher Hishiya Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 385

Dimensions

25.8 x 16.8 cm (10 3/16 x 6 5/8 in.) (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.338

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: Bunpo Yumo

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