(Ehon kyôka) Yama mata yama (Mountains of Verse)

[画本狂歌] 屋ま満多山

Japanese
Edo period
1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface Benbenkan Kôryu (Korifu) (Japanese), Author of postface Ôharatei Sumikata (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Hokusai (2013), #133; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 114; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 241

Dimensions

Overall: 26.2 x 17.2 cm (10 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.); ôhon

Accession Number

1997.689.1-3

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

No artist signature

Provenance

By 1916, registered in MFA ledgers. (Accession date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

Source unidentified