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Sunrise on New Year's Day at Kanazawa


Totoya Hokkei


18th-19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Sunrise on New Year's Day at Kanazawa, Totoya Hokkei
Sunrise on New Year's Day at Kanazawa: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 7 11/16 x 7 1/16 in. (19.5 x 18 cm) (image, sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: Edo period, 18th-19th century
Inscriptions: 2 poems by Gyokuyu_shi Chinyu_ and Baieishi Kayu_, Kuragano of Kaminoge*1st poem contains the word, "Kanazawa" which the name of town located by Sagami Bay; 2nd one contais the word, "hatsuhi" meaning the surinse of the New Year's day and the word Terut Hokkei
Physical Description: nishiki-e, surimono
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: P.75.51.180
Artist: Hokkei Totoya, Japanese, 1780 - 1850
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1780 - 1850
Added to Site: March 1, 2009