Banana Garden at Chûtô (Chûtô shôen), from the series Eight Views of the Ryûkyû Islands (Ryûkyû hakkei)

「琉球八景 中島蕉園」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832 (Tenpô 3)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #21.8

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.6 x 38.6 cm (10 1/2 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.804

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.804, 15.173, 21.6704

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection