Climbing Mount Fuji in Suruga Province, the Way to the Shrine (Sunshû Ômiya-guchi tozan), from the series Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho)

「諸国名所 駿州大宮口登山」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese), Publisher Nakamuraya Katsugorô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lane, Images from the Floating World (1978), fig. 350; Ukiyo-e taikei 8 (1975), #69; Yoshida, Ukiyo-e jiten 3 (1965), p. 87

Dimensions

Horizontal ôtanzaku; 17.9 x 38.6 cm (7 1/16 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5348

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Aoigaoka Hokkei ga
葵岡北渓画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 20, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #196; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection