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Tenpôzan in Osaka: Viewing Children's Sumo (Naniwa Tenpôzan kodomo sumô shôran), from the series Scenes of Famous Places along the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô meisho fûkei), also known as the Processional Tôkaidô (Gyôretsu Tôkaidô), here called Tôkaidô

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MFA impressions: 11.16346, 11.29503, 11.44723, 11.44920, 2009.5009.151

Signed

Chikamaro 周麿

Marks

Censor's seal: Boar 6 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1863 (Bunkyû 3), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, "When the Shogun...," Andon 81 (2007), #68 (152); Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #18-153; Oikawa, Clark & Forrer, Comic Genius: Kawanabe Kyôsai/Kyôsai giga kyôga ten (1996), #168

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5009.151

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints