MFA impressions: 06.793, 21.10231
Saki no Hokusai hitsu 前北斎筆
Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極
Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, about 1831 (Tenpô 2)
Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 227, vertical chûban #23.3?
Vertical chûban; 22 x 16.3 cm (8 11/16 x 6 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper