Evening Bell for Oume and Kumenosuke (Oume Kumenosuke banshô), from the untitled series known as Eight Views of Tragic Lovers (Michiyuki hakkei)

道行八景 「お梅 粂之助 晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1798 (Kansei 10)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lane, Hokusai Life and Work (1989), list #33.5, pl. 63; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 227, vertical chûban #14.4

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.8 x 18.2 cm (9 3/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10194

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kakô ga

Provenance

March 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection