The Four Social Classes: Farmers (Nô), from Vol. I of the book Ehon kôkyô (The Illustrated Classic of Filial Piety)

繪本孝經 上 士農工商 「農」

Japanese
Edo period
1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

The book: Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 242

Dimensions

9.3 x 9.1 cm (3 11/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.270

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)
無款

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