Suruga Province: (Actor Ôtani Tomoemon IV as) Heisaku of Numazu (Numazu no Heisaku), No. 12 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 駿河 十二 沼津の平さく」 四代目大谷友右衛門

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 12th 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

47.1711.7

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 Ippôsai Kunimori ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、門人一宝斎国盛画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ta

改印:衣笠、村田、子十二
彫師:彫多

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Truman Aldrich