Comic Dialogue between Tsukisayo and Asaina (Asahina), Characters from the Tale of the Soga Brothers

月さよと朝いな

Japanese
Edo period
1797 (Kansei 8)
Artist Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820)


Dimensions

Kokonotsugiri; 13 x 17 cm (5 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6208

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Calendar information for 1797 (Kansei 8) is hidden in the speeches.

Signed

Shôsadô Shunman ga
尚左堂俊満画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection