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Crossing the Ice on Lake Suwa in Shinano Province (Shinshû Suwa kosui kôri watari)

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MFA impressions: 11.19650, 11.19664 (key block), 21.6880

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; 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 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #381; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, naga-ôban #2

Dimensions

Vertical nagaban; 49.9 x 23 cm (19 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6880

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints