Requires Photography

Nagoya Sanzaburô Motoharu, from the series Biographies of Our Contry's Swordsmen (Honchô kendô ryakuden)

「本朝劔道略傳 名古屋山三郎元春」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kazusaya Iwazô (Iwakichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S37.17

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1352

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.38008, 2016.1352

Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga
朝櫻楼国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: Mera
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust