People Climbing the Mountain (Shojin tozan), from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjûrokkei)

「冨嶽三十六景 諸人登山」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–31 (Tenpô 1–2)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #18.34

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.7 × 35.3 cm (9 5/16 × 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1155

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA Impressions: 06.1155, 11.17532, 21.6789

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1900, purchased by Denman Waldo Ross from Yamanaka & Co., New York; 1906 gift of Denman Waldo Ross, Cambridge, Massachusetts to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection