True Depiction of the Fuji River (Fujikawa shinsha no zu), from the series The Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô)

「東海道富士河真写之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1810s–1820s
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 136; another print in the series: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musée Guimet II (1990), pl. 141

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.3 x 36 cm (9 3/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1359

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shôtei Hokuju ga
昇亭北寿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection