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Komagata-dô Temple (R), Onmaya Embankment (Onmaya-gashi, C), and the Hitching Stone (Komadome-ishi, L), from the series A Set of Horses (Uma tsukushi)

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Triptych: 54.259 (left), 54.260 (center), 54.261 (right) MFA impressions: 21.10240-1 (two right sheets only), 54.259-61 (complete triptych)


Fusenkyo Iitsu hitsu (on each sheet)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1822 (Bunsei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Hokusai (2005), #s 424-6; Rijksmuseum, Surimono: Poetry and Image (2000), #s 49-51; Rijksmuseum cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #s 55-56


Shikishiban triptych; 21 x 55.1 cm (8 1/4 x 21 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper