Actor Ichikawa Ichizô III as Shirai Gonpachi, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

「今様押絵鏡 白井権八」 三代目市川市蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), intercalary 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 26.5 cm (15 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1765

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hanagatami Gojûsan Tsugi
Theater: Morita

Inscription

「うたゝ寝のゆめは戻りてほとゝきす 蝶升」

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche

豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey intercalary 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:申壬三改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent