At the Lookout Pine Tree, the Bandits Plot against the Kaneuri Brothers (Gôzokura no monomi no matsu ni Kaneuri kyôdai o hakaran to su): The Story of Ushiwakamaru and Kumasaka Chôhan

「強盗等物見松金売兄弟為謀計」

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 7th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Ebiya Rinnosuke (Kaijudô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Matsushima Masakichi (Hori Masa) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 × 74.2 cm (14 7/16 × 29 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1373a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga (on each sheet)
一英斎芳艶画

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 7 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Matsushima Hori Masa
改印:子七改
彫師:松島彫政

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