Spinning-top Monsters Performed by Takezawa Tôji II

竹沢藤次 独楽の化物

Japanese
Edo period
1844 (Tenpô 15/Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Gusokuya Kahei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

http://blog.livedoor.jp/misemono/archives/cat_50048967.html; Iwakiri 2011, #379; Suzuki et al., Utagawa Kuniyoshi ten (1996), #295; Suzuki 1992, #337

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.1 x 37.9 cm (10 1/4 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.486

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Bequest of Ellen Starkey Bates, by exchange