Ryûômaru, from the series Mirror of Warriors of Our Land (Honchô musha kagami)

「本朝武者鏡 龍王丸」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 7th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (Kinshôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 25.3 cm (14 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.793

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga

一英斎芳艶画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 7
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、巳七
彫師:なし

Provenance

1964, bequest of Maxim Karolik (1893-1963) to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik