Flock of Chickens

群鶏

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835 (Tenpô 6)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #356; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, fan #4.2; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 3 (1963), #3807

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22 x 28 cm (8 11/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

21.10192

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

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection