The Mansion of Watanabe (Watanabe yakata no zu), possibly from the series Ancient and Modern Heroes (Kokon yûshi-zoroe)
Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.2 x 16.8 cm (4 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
RES.54.82 and RES.54.83 may be from the same series, showing different scenes in the same story. The beginning of the story is shown in RES.54.81, which has the series title Ancient and Modern Heroes (Kokon yûshi-zoroe).
Utagawa Toyoharu ga
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24