Korean, Lion Dancer, Sumo Wrestler (Tôjin, shishi, sumô), from the series Female Geisha Section of the Yoshiwara Niwaka Festival (Seirô niwaka onna geisha no bu)

「青楼仁和嘉女芸者之部 唐人 獅子 角力」

Japanese
Edo period
1793 (Kansei 5)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #93; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #80.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 85.1.1; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #96; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #299

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.9 x 26.4 cm (14 15/16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6383

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro ga
歌麿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection