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Fox Dancing before a Fox Trap in the Kyôgen Play Tsurigitsune

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MFA impressions: 21.9670 (full color; first edition?), 21.9671 (blue), 21.9672 (ink)

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1835–40 (mid Tenpô era)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), fig. 111 (full-color edition)

Dimensions

Vertical koban (half aiban); 16.3 x 22.3 cm (6 7/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9671

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints