Viewing the Full Moon from a Temple in Mejiro, from Vol. 2 of the book Ehon kyôka yama mata yama (Mountains of Verse)

絵本山満多山 中

Japanese
Edo period
first edition 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Dimensions

19.5 x 29.7 cm (7 11/16 x 11 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10251

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a reprint edition with each two-page spread on a single sheet, and signature added.

Signed

Hokusai hitsu

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection