Fishing by Torchlight in Kai Province (Kôshû hiburi), from the series One Thousand Pictures of the Ocean (Chie no umi)

「千絵の海 甲州火振」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1833 (Tenpô 4)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 226, horizontal chûban #3.04

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 18.5 x 25.2 cm (7 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6698

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Provenance

May 9, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection