Requires Photography

[Ehon kyôka] Yama mata yama (Mountains of Verse)

[絵本狂歌] 山満多山

Edo period
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author of preface Benbenkan Kôryu (Korifu) (Japanese), Author of postface Ôharatei Sumikata (Japanese), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 114; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 241


26.3 x 17.3 cm (ôbon)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books


Formerly the property of Hayashi Tadamasa and 2 other collectors; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the library of the Museum. (Accession Date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection