The Honjo Hyapppongui District on the Sumida River

本所百本杭

Japanese
Edo period
1780s–90s (Tenmei to Kansei era)
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 8, Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris (1990), pl. 111 (two left sheets of triptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.3 x 26.4 cm (15 1/2 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5940

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych.
MFA impressions: 11.22114 (key block), 21.5940 (full color)

Signed

Shunchô ga
春潮画

Markings

Artist's seal: Chûrin

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection