Reproduction of: Traveler in Snow, from the series A True Mirror of Chinese and Japanese Poetry (Shika shashin kyô), also called Imagery of the Poets

「詩歌写真鏡」 (無題) (複製)

Japanese
Meiji-era reproduction of Edo-period design
about 1833 (Tenpô 4)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The original print: Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, naga-ôban #9.10

Dimensions

Vertical nagaban; 51.5 x 22 cm (20 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6670

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions of the original print: 11.19655, 34.322

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Markings

No censor's seal

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