This scroll shows various feet (?) fighters and wrestlers on the occasion of a festivity. The audience are amusing themselves.Honshi
: Ink, handpainted on paper.
Date: Probably around 1950 (Mid Shôwa
Length: approx. 123 cm
Width: approx. 60 cm
Material of the endpieces (jikubô
Condition: Moderate, pale colours; honshi slightly brown due to its age. Slight crease marks. The upper tenchi
is thin and worn-out. The edges are damaged. The left jikusaki
is missing.This image may slightly vary in colour to the original due to the photo/scan.