Akabane Suitengû, from the series Lively Festivals for Lovers (Nigiou ya imose ennichi)

「賑ふやいもせ縁日」 「赤羽根水天狗」

Japanese
Edo period
early 1830s (early Tenpô era)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Sôshûya Yohei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.9 x 26 cm (14 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.522

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