A Gathering of Well-rounded People on Dumpling Hill in Sendagi (Sendagi Dangozaka maruki jinbutsu shûkai), from the series Famous Places and Humorous Images of Modern Life in Tokyo (Tôkyô kaika kyôga meisho)

「東京開化狂画名所 千駄木団子坂 丸き人物集会」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14), January 6
Publisher Tsunajima Kamekichi (Japanese), Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892)


Catalogue Raisonné

Miyao, Nihon no giga (1967), p. 192

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.6 x 22.8 cm (6 15/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2000.61.9

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshitoshi giga
芳年戯画

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection