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Senju in Musashi Province - Katsushika Hokusai prints

Senju in Musashi Province

By Katsushika Hokusai

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Senju in Musashi Province - Katsushika Hokusai print

Katsushika Hokusai
1831

Contact Scholten Japanese Art about Senju in Musashi Province By Katsushika Hokusai

Date: 1831

Medium: woodcut/woodblock/ukiyo-e, woodblock

Edition size: n/a

Sheet size: 25.3 x 37.4 cm

Condition: pristine

Signature: signed

Price: $28000 (excl. taxes)

Description:

From the series "Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji." travelers pause to take in the view of Fuji from Senju, a northern suburb of Edo, while an angler prepares to cast his line from a canal near the Arakawa river, a packhorse in the foreground stamps the ground while a crab pinches at his lead; signed Hokusai aratame Iitsu hitsu, ca. 1831

oban yoko-e 10 by 14 3/4 in., 25.3 by 37.4 cm

References:
Richard Lane: Hokusai: Life and Work, 1989, p. 200, no. 258
Gian Carlo Calza, Hokusai: Il vecchio pazzo per la pittura, 1999, p. 280, no. V.35.7
Gian Carlo Calza, Hokusai, 2003, p. 266, no. V.35.7
Jocelyn Bouquillard, Hokusai's Mount Fuji: The Complete Views in Color, 2007, pp. 28-31, no.

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