Shunshûan eizome mushiro (Shunshûan's Banquet of New Poems)

春秋庵詠初筵

Japanese
Edo period
probably 1821
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Author Shunshuan Nagame (Japanese, active in early 19th century), Compiled by Kimpodo (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #431 (this impression); Lane (1989) p. 171, pl. 227; Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 1 (1989), p. 166; Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 228, pp. 194-7

Dimensions

Overall: 20.6 x 15.1 cm (8 1/8 x 5 15/16 in.); hanshibon

Accession Number

1997.912.1

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Getchi rojin Iitsu hitsu

Markings

Seal of a 'walking man'

Provenance

Acquired by MFA, possibly a bequest by Babcock, 1997

Credit Line

Source unidentified