Shimôsa Province: (Actor Ichikawa Kodanji IV as) Asakura Tôgo, No. 19 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 下総 十九 朝くら当吾」 四代目市川小団次

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 4th 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

47.1711.14

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 Sada... [illegible] ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、門人貞(かすれ不明)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