Wrestlers of the Western Side: Mikuniyama Hyôdayû (R) and Edosaki Genji (L)

「西方 三国山兵太夫 江戸崎源治」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783–84
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792), Publisher Matsumura Yahei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bickford, Sumo and the Woodblock Print Masters (1994), pl. 7C

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.2 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4379

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection