Actor Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as Taga no Tairyô, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

「今様押絵鏡 多賀ノ大領」 初代河原崎権十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), intercalary 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 24.6 cm (14 3/8 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.800

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.800, RES.11.5764.8

Play: Kagamiyama Gonichi no Iwafuji
Theater: Ichimura
加賀見山再岩藤(かがみやまごにちのいわふじ)
市村
 1860、安政07

Inscription

「大一めのせりふによりて 家国もすてよ桜のはれふゝき 紫扇」

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche
豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey intercalary 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:申壬三改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock