Wrapper for the book Ehon [Kyôka] Yama Mata Yama

「絵本(狂歌) 山満多山」 袋

Japanese
Edo period
1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Hokusai ten (1993), p. 209, hanpon #23

Dimensions

24.4 x 19 cm (9 5/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.228

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Front of wrapper.

Signed

Hokusai Shujin ga
北斎主人画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24