Bizen Province: (Actor Iwai Kumesaburô III as) Shirakura's Daughter (Musume) Itohagi, from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 備前 しらくらのむすめいとはぎ」 三代目岩井粂三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Other artist Artist Unidentified, Japanese, Publisher Minatoya Kohei (Japanese), Blockcutter Ôtaya Takichi (Hori Takichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.7 x 18.2 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1711.31

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Artist of inset not identified.

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (main image); Monjin Isokichi ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、門人磯吉画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Ox 8
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ta

改印:衣笠、村田、丑八
彫師:彫多

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Truman Aldrich