Peddlers in Snow, from Vol. 3 of the book Hokusai gafu (An Album of Pictures by Hokusai)

北斎画譜 下編 雪中の物売り

Japanese
Edo period
1849 (Kaei 2)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Dimensions

Two pages; (a): 19 x 13.1 cm (7 1/2 x 5 3/16 in.), (b): 18.9 x 13 cm (7 7/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2829a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse