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Lifelike Dolls in the Inner Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa okuyama iki ningyô); reprint of Tamatori-hime at the Dragon Palace (Tamatori-hime Ryûgû no zu)

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Triptych: 00.1099 (right), 00.1100 (center), 00.1101 (left)

Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga (right sheet); Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (center sheet); Igusa Kuniyoshi ga (left sheet) 朝櫻楼国芳画 一勇斎国芳画 井草国芳画

Marks

Censors' seals: Fukushima, Muramatsu, Ox 6

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 6th month

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri 2011, #113 (1st edition); Mueller et al., Competition & Collaboration (2007), #116 (1st); Suzuki 1992, #206 (1st); Robinson, Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints (1982), list #T299; Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 1 (1977), p, 122 (1st)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1099-101

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints