Acrobat Hayatake Torakichi from Osaka as the Tengu King Sôjôbô, with Yonekichi as Ushiwaka

「牛若 米吉」、「僧正坊 大阪下り 早竹虎吉」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiharu (Japanese, 1828–1888), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 25.4 cm (14 13/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

00.1344

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichibaisai Yoshiharu ga

一梅斎芳春画

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:戌三改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock