Tosa Province: (Actor Nakayama Ichizô I as) Tosabô Shôshun, No. 57 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

「国尽倭名誉 土佐 五十七 とさばうしやうじゆん」 初代中山市蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Other artist Utagawa Kunisada II (Kunimasa III, Toyokuni IV) (Japanese, 1823–1880), 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

47.1711.36

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); Kunisada ga (inset)

豊国画(年玉枠)、国貞画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu, Rat 4
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ta

改印:福、村松、子四
彫師:彫多

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Truman Aldrich