The Sumida River in Musashi Province (Musashi Sumidagawa), from the series Famous Places in the Provinces (Shokoku meisho)

「諸国名所 武蔵隅田川」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 8 (1975), #70

Dimensions

Horizontal ôtanzaku; 17.4 x 37.7 cm (6 7/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5342

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publishers’ marks on this impression; other prints in the series have marks of Nishimuraya Yohachi and Nakamuraya Katsugorô.

Signed

Aoigaoka Hokkei ga
葵岡北渓画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection