Surveying a Region (Chihô sokuryô no zu)

「地方測量之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Calza, Hokusai (2003), VI.21 Nagata, Katsushika Hokusai (1984), print #73; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, ô-ôban #12; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #215

Dimensions

Horizontal double ôban (ôbaiban); 37.5 x 53.5 cm (14 3/4 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6875

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju yowai hachijûkyûsai Manji rôjin hitsu (On request, by the 89-year-old Manji)
応需齢八十九歳卍老人筆

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection