Kintaro with Bear and Monkey Watching a Rooster and Tengu Fight

金太郎

Japanese
Edo period
about 1781–89 (Tenmei era)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), pl. 89 (complete diptych); Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #s 151-2 (complete diptych); Tanba, Ukiyo-e Edo kara Hakone made (1963), #315

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.6 x 24.8 cm (13 5/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.234

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 21.4288, 54.234

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24