A New Collection of Monsters (Shinpan bakemono zukushi)

「新板化物つくし」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en1), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Shigekiyo (Japanese, active about 1860–1890), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 24.9 cm (14 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1453

Medium or Technique

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

On View

Asian Painting Gallery (Gallery 178)

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Signed

Shigekiyo ga
重清画

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 10 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock