left panel of triptych

Wrestler Takaneyama Masaemon from Higo Province, 1843

Not on Viewexpand_more

Left panel of triptych: P.75.51.200 (R), P.75.51.199 (C), P.75.51.198 (L). This triptych represents the "dohyō-iri" or ring-entering ceremony at the beginning of a tournament day. Here, Takaneyama Masaemon apperars as the tachi-mochi, the sword carrier, one of the two attendants of the wrestler who performs the ceremony.

Wrestler Takaneyama Masaemon from Higo Province
Artist Life
1786 - 1865
Accession Number
Catalogue Raisonne
Curator Approved

This record has been reviewed by our curatorial staff but may be incomplete. These records are frequently revised and enhanced. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@artsmia.org.

Does something look wrong with this image? Let us know

left panel of triptych