Village at Akibayama in Spring (Akibayama no haru sato), from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road

東海道五十三次 「秋葉山之春里」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.30

Dimensions

Double-width horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 12.6 x 36 cm (4 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10279

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One of two extra double-size designs inserted between Station 28, Fukuroi, and Station 29, Mitsuke.

Signed

Gakyôjin Hokusai ga
画狂人北斎画

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