Ise Province: (Actor Seki Sanjûrô III as) Hiragawara no Jirozô, No. 7 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 伊勢 七 平かはらの次郎蔵」 三代目関三十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Other artist Utagawa Kunimori II (Japanese, active about 1840–60), 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

47.1711.2

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); Monjin Kunimori ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、門人国盛画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 4
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ta

改印:衣笠、村田、子四
彫師:彫多

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Truman Aldrich