Sumô Wrestlers Manazuru Sakiemon and Musashino Kônai of the West Group

「真鶴咲右衛門 武蔵野幸内 西方」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1781–85 (early Tenmei era)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 25.7 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1277

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shunshô ga

春章画

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent