Tenjiku Tokubei and Gama no Sennin, from the series Mirror of Warriors of Our Country (Honchô musha kagami)

「本朝武者鏡 がま仙人 天竺徳兵衛」

Japanese
Edo period
1855 (Ansei 2), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Mem. Mus., Edo yôkai dai zukan (2014), #194; the series: Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S87 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 25.3 cm (14 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.792

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Hare 4
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、卯四
彫師:なし

Provenance

1964, bequest of Maxim Karolik (1893-1963) to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik