Eight Views of Fashionable Dandies: Evening Bell of Yazaemon

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Maker(s)
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai θ‘›ι£ΎεŒ—ζ–Ž (1760 - 1849)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1785
Medium
Woodblock print; color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 21.8 x 16.1 cm (8 9/16 x 6 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of the family of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number
F1974.73
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
courtesan, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

Published References
  • Ann Yonemura. Hokusai: Volume One. Exh. cat. Washington, 2006. cat. 28, p. 36-37.
  • Julia Murray. A Decade of Discovery: Selected Acquisitions 1970-1980. Exh. cat. Washington, 1979. cat. 61e, p. 83.
  • Ann Yonemura et al. Hokusai: Volume Two. Exh. cat. Washington, 2006. cat. 7, p. 44.
  • Hokusai: Ukiyo-e wo yomu (Reading Ukiyo-e Prints). vol. 4 Tokyo. flg. 4.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum