(1786-1865)
Sumo Wrestlers
Date: 1828-33
Two wrestlers square off in the round sumo ring. The name of the wrestler to the right is Hiodoshi (緋縅),“Crimson Threat”, and to the left is Iwatoyama (岩戸山), “Mt. Iwato”, and at far left is the name of the referee: 1st line, 行司=gyouji, sumo referee; 2nd line, 木村庄太郎=Kimura Shoutarou. In their matches against each other, Hiodoshi won all 5 times.
Size: ôban
Signed:
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Untrimmed sheet. Minor creases.
Sealed: Censor’s seal
Inventory Number: KUS337
$1250
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