Manzai Performers on New Year's Day

万歳

Japanese
Edo period
1832 (Tenpô 3)
Artist Katsushika Taito II (Japanese, active about 1810–1853)


Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22.6 x 31.3 cm (8 7/8 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10207

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two designs apparently from the same set, possibly book illustrations: 21.10206 (with cyclical date), 21.10207

Signed

Katsushika Taito hitsu
葛飾戴斗筆

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (#249); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection