Sanbasô Dance, from the series Patterns for Collage Pictures (Oshi-e-gata)

「おしゑ形」 三番叟

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–4 (Kansei 4–6)
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #19; Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #213

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 24.6 cm (14 5/8 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6018

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection