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E-awase kagami (Mirror of Picture Matching)

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Inscription

Handwritten on inside of front cover: cover changed in Bunka 13 (1816); prior collection of Shikitei Sanba.

Marks

Circular seal of Shikitei Sanba stamped in red on page 1 式亭

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

Japanese, Edo period, Late 17th century

Dimensions

21.2 x 15.2 cm (chûbon)

Accession Number

2006.1731

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper with hand coloring

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books