User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Monkey Bridge in Moonlight

Start collecting

MFA impressions: 06.802 (uncut sheet), 06.1063 (uncut sheet), 11.25227 (uncut sheet), 21.10211 (bridge only), 21.10212 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Katsushika Taito 葛飾戴斗

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 1830–44 (Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 116 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e taikei 8 (Hokusai, 1975), #272 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 26.9 x 24.5 cm (10 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10211

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints