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Fundraising Sumô Tournament

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Probably the center sheet of an incomplete triptych. Banner translated loosely, "Ticket sales make the tournament possible. Wishing for success."

Signed

(this sheet unsigned)

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 4 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 4th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

00.1255

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints