Carpenter (Banshô, Banjô), from the series Ten Kinds of People (Jinbutsu jûban tsuzuki)
about 1820 (Bunsei 3)
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)
Forrer, Surimono (2013), #288; Rijksmuseum cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #143
Shikishiban; 20.9 x 18.2 cm (8 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 00.1914, 21.9272
Poem by Shôhakuen Chihide.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection