Kusatsu, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi)

「東海道五十三次 草津」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1806 (Bunka 3)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 227, vertical chûban #20.53; the series: Lane, Hokusai Life and Work (1989), Appendix II, list #100

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 21.9 x 15.9 cm (8 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.28.46

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

1928, bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates to the MFA (Accession Date: March 1, 1928).

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates