No. 49 in the series.
Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (main design); Otori ga (inset) 一勇斎国芳画（主絵) 於とり画（挿入）
Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, Rat 12 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Shôji Artist's seal: kiri
By 1911, purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston [see note 1]; 1911, gift of Bigelow to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 3, 1911) NOTES:  Much of Bigelow's collection of Asian art was formed during his residence in Japan between 1882 and 1889, although he also made acquisitions in Europe and the United States. Bigelow deposited many of these objects at the MFA in 1890 before donating them to the Museum's collection at later dates.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month
- Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Japanese, 1797–1861
- Other artist Utagawa Yoshitori-jo, Japanese, active about 1848–1864
- Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô), Japanese
- Blockcutter Tsuge Shôjirô (Hori Shôji), Japanese
The series: Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), list #117
Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25 cm (14 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper