The Sumida River in Snow

雪の隅田川

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), fig. 116

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.7 x 37.3 cm (9 3/4 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10260

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hokusai ryochû ga (Painted by Hokusai while on a journey)
北斎旅中画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection