Suô Province: (Actor Kataoka Ichizô I as) Tatara Shindô Hidetsura, from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 周防 多々羅新洞秀連」 初代片岡市蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Other artist Utagawa Kunimaro I (Japanese, active about 1850–1875), 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

47.1711.33

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 Kunimaro ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、門人国麿画

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