Dewa Province: (Actor Ichikawa Saruzô I as) Iwaki Anju-hime with Taiômaru, No. 28 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 出羽 二十八 岩木安寿姫おなしく対王丸」 初代市川猿蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Other artist Gochôtei Sadamasu I (Kunimasu) (Japanese, active 1834–1852), 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

47.1711.23

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (main image); Naniwa monjin Kunimasu ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、浪花門人国升画

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 Lucy Truman Aldrich