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Aki Province: (Actor Ichikawa Kodanji IV as) Heishôkoku (=Taira Kiyomori), No. 49 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 安芸」 「平相国」 四代目市川小団次

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Minatoya Kohei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 006-3786

Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2016.1391

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (main image); Monjin Kuni... ga (inset)
豊国画(年玉枠)、門人国?画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Ox 9
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ta
改印:浜、馬込、丑九
彫師:彫多

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016