No. 31, Shiojiri Pass: View of Lake Suwa (Shiojiri tôge, Suwa no kosui chôbô), from the series The [Sixty-nine Stations of the] Kisokaidô Road (Kisokaidô)

「木曾街道 塩尻嶺 諏訪ノ湖水眺望」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–37 (Tenpô 6–8)
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Takenouchi Magohachi (Hoeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #100; MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #105; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #33.31; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2487

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.4 x 38.1 cm (10 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

34.339

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25660, 11.42992, 21.4814, 34.339

Signed

Eisen ga

英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter