White (Shiro), from the series Five Colors of Dyed Silk (Itsutsu kinu iro no somewake)

「五衣色染分 白」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Hayashiya Shôgorô (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25.1 cm (14 7/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3211.33

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kôchô Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche

香蝶豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take

改印:衣笠、村田
彫師:彫竹

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection