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Maker(s):Kubota Beisen
Culture:Japanese (1852-1906)
Title:Yarimochi Yakko [The Spear Carrier]
Date Made:1852-1906
Materials:Woodblock print (woodcut); nishiki-e, ink and colors on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Sheet/Image: 17 1/16 in x 11 9/16 in; 43.3 cm x 29.4 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, Beisen hitsu]; INSCRIPTION: recto, upp. r. (black ink): [Japanese character, furaretaru yoru no yakko yari katanda mimo kezurarete yaseru omokage].
Accession Number:  MH 1963.91.Q.RII
Credit Line:GIft of Mrs. Louise K. Howe (Class of 1957)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

A warrier carrying a spear with double sword on his waist.


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