Sumô Wrestling Referee (Gyôji) Kimura Shônosuke and Announcer

「行司 木村庄之助」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 26.3 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4364

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

February 10-12, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Carl Schraubstadter sale, American Art Art Galleries, New York; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection