Komagata-dô Temple (R) and Onmaya Embankment (Onmaya-gashi, L), from the series A Set of Horses (Uma tsukushi)

「馬尽 駒形堂」 「馬尽 御厩川岸」

Japanese
Edo period
1822 (Bunsei 5)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Hokusai (2013), #128; Forrer, Surimono (2013), #262; TNM, Hokusai (2005), #s 424-6; Rijksmuseum, Surimono: Poetry and Image (2000), #s 49-51; Rijksmuseum cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #s 55-56

Dimensions

Shikishiban diptych; 21.2 x 36.8 cm (8 3/8 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10240-1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych (two right sheets of incomplete triptych): 21.10240 (left), 21.10241 (right)

MFA impressions: 21.10240-1 (two right sheets only), 54.259-61 (complete triptych)

Inscription

(駒形堂)
「鶯のうた三味せんの棹さして てうしよく乗る駒形のふね 松双舎 千代住」
「遠目かね霞のとけくミめくりの 花にのりゆく春の駒かた 松寿庵」
(御厠川岸)
「猿曳も乗あふてよき恵方から 御厠河岸をわたるはる風 湖面堂河南」
「鶯のすだの流れや竹町の わたしに並ふ梅の花形 松寿庵」

Signed

Fusenkyo Iitsu hitsu (on each sheet)
不染居為一筆

Provenance

February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection