MFA impressions: 11.19710, 21.5695 Possibly from a untitled series illustrating the story of Shutendôji.
Komatsuken ga (artist); Raishi kô (designer)
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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. #632; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 457; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 166, #2
Vertical chûban; 31.6 x 20.4 cm (12 7/16 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper