Yorimasa, from the series Children's Games Patterned on Pictures of Warriors (Musha egata kodomo asobi)

「武者絵形子供遊 頼政」

Japanese
Edo period
1805 (Bunka 2), 12th month
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #514 (this design not listed)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 26.1 cm (14 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18.303

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark (Genshoku #1011).

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seals: kiwame, Ox 12
改印:極

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips