Shi Jin, the Nine-Dragoned (Kyûmonryû Shishin), and Chen Da, the Gorge-Leaping Tiger (Chôkanko Chintatsu), from the series The Hundred and Eight Heroes of the Popular Suikoden (Tsûzoku Suikoden gôketsu hyaku hachinin no hitori)

「通俗水滸伝豪傑百八人之一個 九紋龍史進 跳澗虎陳達」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1827 (Bunsei 10)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kagaya Kichiemon (Kichibei) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Klompmakers, Of Brigands and Bravery (1998), #1; Suzuki et al., Utagawa Kuniyoshi ten (1996), #19; Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S2.41; Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), pl. 9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 26.5 cm (15 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2100

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One of the first five prints designed for the series.

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection