The Hanging-cloud Bridge at Mount Gyôdô near Ashikaga (Ashikaga Gyôdôzan Kumo no kakehashi), from the series Remarkable Views of Bridges in Various Provinces (Shokoku meikyô kiran)

「諸国名橋奇覧 足利行道山くものかけはし」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #19.03

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 37.4 cm (9 13/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10184

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.10184 (Eijudô), 46.1408 (no publisher’s mark)

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection