Seven-Mile Beach at Enoshima (Enoshima Shichiri-ga-hama)

「江之嶋七里ヶ浜」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kobe City Art Mus., Megane-e to Tôkaidô (1984), #42; Tamba (Tanba), Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #372; Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 125 (Nishimuraya ed.)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.5 cm (10 1/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1068

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions:
Nishimuraya edition (earlier): 06.1068, 11.39637, RES.54.182
Yamamotoya edition (later): 06.1355, 11.17634

Signed

Hokuju ga

北寿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Collector's seal: Kondô ...

改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection