Posted by Alec W. (184.108.40.206) on May 26, 2021 at 03:52:58:
In Reply to: sumo wrestlers posted by Frederik on May 25, 2021 at 23:51:28:
Here's a small image of the full triptych, with an attribution to Hishikawa Ryūkoku 菱川柳谷:
The image is too small for me to be totally sure, but I am inclined to say that the signature looks like it could well belong to Ryūkoku.
This image was discussed on the (now-defunct) sumo-nishikie.net site. Here is a link to the artist index for that site in the Internet Way-back Machine:
Click through to the image discussion... the larger version of the image doesn't load, but there is a description, which dates the event to spring of 1816.
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