Surimono for a name change of Bandô Hikosaburô III, with a poem by the actor.
Tawaraya Sôri hitsu 俵屋宗理筆
Artist's seal: Meikon?
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24
Japanese, Edo period, 1770 (Meiwa 7), 11th month
- Artist Tawaraya Sôri, Japanese, active about 1764–1780
Keyes, "Prints by Hokusai Sôri," Impressions 20 (1998), p. 45
Ebangire; 20.1 x 55.1 cm (7 15/16 x 21 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper