Sheet of Letter Paper: Fukusuke Dancing on a TIghtrope of Beards

福助のかるわざ (便箋)

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1870s–1880s


Dimensions

32.9 x 23.9 cm (12 15/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.64.24

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Seisei Kyôsai ga
惺々暁斎画

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiga (or Gaki?)

Provenance

1964 purchased from Mrs. Joseph McGoldrick, Brooklyn, New York

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund