Young Samurai and Female Attendants Practicing Archery, Half of a Diptych
- Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I
- Medium: Woodblock print
- Geographical Location: Japan
- Dates: ca. 1800
- Period: Edo Period
- Dimensions: 15 1/8 x 10 in. (38.4 x 25.4 cm)
- Signature: Toyokuni-ga
- Inscriptions: Publisher’s seal: Senichi, Izumiya Ichibei
- Collection: Asian Art
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 2N12, E608
- Accession Number: 86.263.10
- Image: 86.263.10_IMLS_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2009
Right sheet from a diptych.
Within the confines of a green house, a young man (at right) and a group of courtesans amuse themselves at an archery range. The young man is no less than the famous actor Matsumoto Koshiro IV.
Publisher: Senichi, Izumiya Ichibei (seal)
Condition: good (each impression), color and state. Unmatted.