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Hôraiji Temple in Spring (Hôrai-ji no shunkei), from an untitled series of the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road

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One of two extra double-size designs inserted between Station 28, Fukuroi, and Station 29, Mitsuke.

Signed

Gakyôjin Hokusai ga

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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 1804 (Bunka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 225, horizontal koban #3.31

Dimensions

Double-width horizontal kokonotsugiri (one-ninth ôban); 12.4 x 35.1 cm (4 7/8 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10280

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints