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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII

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MFA impressions: 00.1950, 11.26065 Poem translated in Keyes 1984, p. 104.

Inscription

Poem by Ryûkaen: Issun mo/ tosanu fû no/ sabakiyaku/ sakura wa haru no/ hana no zagashira

Signed

Yûsai Kuniyoshi ga

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1836 (Tenpô 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Rijksmuseum, Surimono: Poetry and Image (2000), #82; Keyes, Surimono (Spencer Museum cat., 1984), cat. no. 154, pl. 41

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.2 x 18.5 cm (8 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1950

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints