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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Kiyomizu Seigen

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Play: Koigoromo Karigane-zome Theater: Kawarazaki MFA impressions: 11.21563-4 (complete diptych), 11.43748a-b (complete diptych), RES.52.10 (right sheet only)

Signed

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

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Kinugasa, shita-uri 改印: 衣笠、村田、シタ売

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 1st month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 26 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.10

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints