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Whaling off the Gotô Islands (Gotô kujira tsuki), from the series One Thousand Pictures of the Ocean (Chie no umi)

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MFA impressions: 21.6694, 1989.668

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu 前北斎為一筆

Marks

No censor's seal No publisher's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

Japanese, Edo period, about 1833 (Tenpô 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 226, horizontal chûban #3.10

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 19 x 26 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.668

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints