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Carpenter (Banshô, Banjô), from the series Ten Kinds of People (Jinbutsu jûban tsuzuki)

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MFA impressions: 00.1914, 21.9272 Poem by Shôhakuen Chihide.

Signed

Hokkei 北渓

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

Japanese, Edo period, about 1820 (Bunsei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Rijksmuseum cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #143

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.9 x 18.2 cm (8 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9272

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints