Kataoka Hachirô Tameharu, from the series Stories of a Hundred Heroes of High Renown (Meikô hyaku yû den)

「名高百勇伝 片岡八郎為春」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1843–44 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S31.18

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 25.3 cm (14 7/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1110

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: Mura
No blockcutter's mark

改印:村
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