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Sumidagawa bairyû shinsho (A New Tale of Plum and Willow by the Sumida River)

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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

Hashira: Bairyu shinsho

Japanese, Edo period, 1807

Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 136

Dimensions

Chûbon

Accession Number

1997.704

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books