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A Ferryboat passing the high lantern of the Kaya Temple from the banks of the Sumida River.

From a group of verse and views of Edo, comes this scene of the Sumida River which follows other book pages in a continuous panoramic view of "Both Banks of the Sumida River", translated from the title Ehon Sumidagawa Ryogan Ichiran. 

Artist: Katsushika Hokusai

Date: 1805


12 1/4'' x 9 7/8'' measured together


Full sized, fine color, impression, and condition. Binding holes( no in the illustration).


Illus. on plate 42, pg. 60 in the Art of Hokusai by Jack Hillier

Hokusai - Ferryboat Passing the Kaya Temple