Under the Green Plum Tree, [Cao Cao and Liu Bei] Heat Wine and Discuss Heroism (Seibai sake o waku eiyû o ronzu), from the series Parodies of the Romance of the Three Kingdoms in Genre Scenes (Mitate fûzoku Sangokushi)

「見立風俗三国志 青梅煮酒論英雄(せいばいさけをわくえいゆうをろんず)」

Japanese
Edo period
1820s–1830s
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Schaap, Kunisada (exh. cat., 2016), checklist 1-72, photo p. 160

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 26.2 cm (14 7/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.446

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga
香蝶楼国貞画

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