A feline parody of the famous scene of Akoya's Torture by Koto (Akoya kotozeme) from the play Futaba gunki.
Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画
Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 24.1 cm (14 1/16 x 9 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper