Basketry Work (Kago saiku), by the Craftsman Ichida Shôshichirô of Osaka (Saikunin Naniwa Ichida Shôshichirô)

「籠細工」「細工人浪花一田庄七郎」「山鵲」「麒麟」「翠☆」「一家」「鳳凰」「紅音呼」

Japanese
Edo period
1819 (Bunsei 2), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

http://blog.livedoor.jp/misemono/archives/cat_50048758.html; Sumida Hokusai Mus., Hokusai the Performer (2017), 343

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 24.5 cm (14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2340

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

見世物絵。籠細工の見世物を描いたもの。文政2年7月浅草で一田庄七郎が籠細工の見世物興行を行っており、本図はその時のもの。

Signed

Ôju Kunisada sha
応需国貞写

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent