Sketch: Memorial Portrait of Actor Sawamura Tanosuke II

二代目沢村田之助の死絵

Japanese
Edo period
1817 (Bunka 14), 1st month
After Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864)


Catalogue Raisonné

The print: Waseda db 201-0763

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 27 cm (14 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5012.40

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Inscription

朱筆で「七十一」、墨書で「六九」とあり。
「行年三拾才 麗香院映誉梅雪居士 浅艸誓願寺」「手向 常おしむ花よ夕辺の一嵐」

Signed

Ôju Utagawa Kunisada sha
応需 歌川国貞写

Markings

Credit Line

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