Sumô Wrestlers Unryû (R) and Zôgabana (L), Referee Shikimori Kandayû (R), and Judge Oitekaze (L)

「式守勘太夫」  「雲竜」、「象ヶ鼻」  「追手風」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.2 x 76.9 cm (15 1/16 x 30 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.22a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.39540a-c, RES.49.22a-c

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet)
豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1949, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift