The Kannon of the Pure Waterfall at Sakanoshita on the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô Sakanoshita Kiyotaki Kannon), from the series A Tour of Waterfalls in Various Provinces (Shokoku taki meguri)

「諸国滝廻り 東都道坂ノ下清滝くわんおん」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832 (Tenpô 3)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, vertical ôban #20.7

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6684

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25223, 21.6684

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
前北斎為一筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection