The Togetsu Bridge at Arashiyama in Yamashiro Province (Yamashiro Arashiyama no Togetsu-kyô), from the series Remarkable Views of Bridges in Various Provinces (Shokoku meikyô kiran)

「諸国名橋奇覧 山城あらし山吐月橋」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Mus., Ukiyo-e bi no kiwami (Baur coll. exh. cat., 2001), #123; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #19.01

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 36.8 cm (9 13/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10189

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25220 (no publisher’s mark), 21.10189 (Eijudô)

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 (lot 181); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection