Ichimanmaru and Hakoômaru, from the series Twenty-four Japanese Paragons of Filial Piety (Honchô nijûshi kô)

「本朝廿四孝 一万丸 箱王丸」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1842–43 (Tenpô 13–14)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Muratetsu (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Ukiyo-e dai musha-e ten/The Samurai World in Ukiyo-e (2003), #I-175; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S23.4

Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2009.4991.130

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga

一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: (illegible; almost cut off)
No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Source unidentified