Shiohi no tsuto (Gifts from the Ebb Tide), second edition

潮干のつと

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #466-7; Keyes, Ehon (2006), pp. 112-123

Dimensions

26.9 x 18.9 cm

Accession Number

1997.954

Medium or Technique

Woodblock-printed book; ink, color, mica, and brass dust 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: April 19, 2002)

Credit Line

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