Sekiya village on the Sumida River (Sumidagawa sekiya no sato)
Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji
Materialsink and color
Place Made: Japan
Image: 25.4 x 37.3 cm (10 x 14 11/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Rectangular white label with blue border affixed verso, bottom left with inscription in ink:[#46] [G]oncourt's/[Missing Characters] [Hok]usai 36 Fuji/[Missing Characters] [Sek]iya no Sato/[Missing characters] [Su]mida River."[notations} inscription lower left #46 indicates the number in the series (different from Lane; UTK) given in Edmond de Goncourt, Hokusai (Paris, 1896). A watercolor of galloping horses was commissioned from Hokusai by Philipp Frank von Siebold in the 1820s.
Signature: Zen Hokusai Iitsu hitsu
Seals: Publisher's seal | Eijudo
EditionEdition: blue outlines
Credit / Object Number
Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke
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Nishimuraya Yohachi 西村屋与八 (Japanese, 1759-1869), publisher
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