1770 (Meiwa 7), 11th month
Artist Tawaraya Sôri (Japanese, active about 1764–1780)
Keyes, "Prints by Hokusai Sôri," Impressions 20 (1998), p. 45
Ebangire; 20.1 x 55.1 cm (7 15/16 x 21 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Surimono for a name change of Bandô Hikosaburô III, with a poem by the actor.
Tawaraya Sôri hitsu
Artist's seal: Meikon?
1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24