Scenes from Kabuki: A Puppeteer, and Benkei in the Boat (Kairaishi, Funa Benkei, kabuki no utsushi-e), from the series The Niwaka Festival in the Yoshiwara, Part 2 (Seirô Niwaka, ni no kawari)

「青楼仁和嘉 二の替り」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 33 x 22.5 cm (13 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.269

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24