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Banshoku zukô (Designs for All Artisans)

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Signed

vols. 1 and 4: artist (front endpaper): Katsushika Taito sensei ga; vol. 3: artist (front endpaper): Katsushika Taito sensei hitsu 巻一,四: 見返:葛飾戴斗先生画; 巻三: 見返:葛飾戴斗先生筆

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953) Seals of Fujiwara, Ota, and Zogeya (book lenders?)

Credit Line

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

Japanese, Edo period, preface to volume 1: 1827 (Bunsei 10); preface to volume 3: 1835 (Tenpô 6); preface to volume 4: 1850 (Kaei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 281

Dimensions

Overall: 22.2 x 15.5 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.1247.1-3

Medium or Technique

woodblock printed book; ink and limited color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books