Artist:Utagawa Toyokuni III (Kunisada)
Medium: Woodblock print
Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 9 7/8 in. (36.8 x 25.1 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 2N12, A611
Accession Number: 76.151.28
Catalogue Description: Page from the series entitled "Jidai Mo Iu Ataru Shiranami" in Japanese series ("Notorious Thieves of the Day"). The thief Kumokiri Nin Sayeimon (?) shown seated on a wood chest with a smoking pipe in his mouth, a tabacco pouch in his right hand and his left hand drawn across his chest to hold a tie-dyed cloth at the back of his neck. The figure is dressed in a short dark coat with a design of a rampant dragon and wears thongs on his feet. Condition: Good. Needed to be rematted, but was rematted on 6/1/79.