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New Year's Day at the Ôgi-ya in the Yoshiwara

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Pentaptych, from left: 21.7607, 21.7608, 21.7609, 21.7610, 21.7611 MFA impressions: 11.17688VR (11.17688-9, 11.17695-7), 21.7607-11

Signed

Katsushika Hokusai ga (on right sheet only)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1811 (Bunka 8), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Lane, Hokusai: Life and Work (1989), pp. 155 and 170; Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 230, vertical ôban #16; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #166

Dimensions

Vertical ôban pentaptych; 37.6 x 127 cm (14 13/16 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

21.7607-11

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints