The Miraculous Gourd, from the series The Life of Prince Shôtoku (Shôtoku Taishi on-ichidaiki)

聖徳太子御一代記 怪しき瓢

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840 (Tenpô 11)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861)


Object Place: India

Catalogue Raisonné

Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #S14.1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.5 x 33.5 cm (8 7/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3207.11

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 17.3207.11, 49.1256

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection