The Puppeteer Kiritake Monjûrô with the Puppet Jihei (Right) and Other Puppeteers with Osui, the daughter of Jihei (Center) and Koharu (Left)

人形師桐竹文十郎と人形:おつい(中)、小春(左)、治平(右)

Japanese
Shôwa era
1954 (Shôwa 29)
Artist Sekino Jun'ichirô (Japanese, 1914–1988)


Catalogue Raisonné

Statler, ed. Endo, Yomigaetta geijutsu (2009), pl. 41; Sekino Jun'ichirô hanga sakuhin shû (1997), list #155, no photo; Statler, Modern J. Prints (1956), pl. 41

Dimensions

70.8 x 54.8 cm (27 7/8 x 21 9/16 in. )

Accession Number

55.456

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 11/30.

Signed

Junichiro Sekino (in pencil)

Markings

Artist's seal: Jun

Provenance

1955, sold by Rev. J. Calvert Hudson to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 15, 1955)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.