The Competitive Type (Tatehiki sô), from the series Thirty-two Physiognomic Types in the Modern World (Tôsei sanjûni sô)

「当世三十弐相 たてひき相」

Japanese
Edo period
1820s


Catalogue Raisonné

Hinohara, Utagawa Kunisada (Ôta Mus., 2016), p. 12; Seikado, Kunisada (exh. cat., 1996), #60; Izzard, Kunisada's World (1993), #27/2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 26 cm (14 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.487

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter