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Untitled album on historical tales

Provenance

April 5, 1917, gift of Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA, to the MFA. (Accession date: September 9, 2011)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Rekishi monogatari ga jô

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 16.3 cm (9 x 6 7/16 in.); hanshibon (orihon)

Accession Number

2011.1083

Medium or Technique

Pages from a woodblock printed book, mounted in album; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books