Newly Published Fairy Tales (Shinpan mukashi banashi)

「しん板むかし咄し」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Yoshitsuna (Japanese, active about 1848–1868), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25.5 cm (14 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1389

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshitsuna ga
芳綱画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe (?)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、渡辺ヵ
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock