Kobayashi no Asaina Pulls the Armor of Soga Gorô Tokimune (Gorô Tokimune Kobayashi no Asaina kusazuribiki)

「五郎時宗小林のあさいな草づりひき」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1720s
Artist Nishimura Shigenaga (Japanese, 1697?–1756), Publisher Izumiya Gonshirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 16 cm (12 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5871

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eshi Nishimura Shigenaga
ゑしにしむらしげなが

Markings

Artist's seal: Shige

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection