MFA impressions: 11.19709, 21.5698 Possibly from a untitled series illustrating the story of Shutendôji.
Komatsuken ga (artist); Chôkô Sekine Kaei (blockcutter)
Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1765 (Meiwa 2)
Waterhouse cat. #630; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 607
Vertical chûban; 28 x 20.3 cm (11 x 8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper