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Actor Ichikawa Ichizô III as Shirai Gonpachi, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

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Inscription

「うたゝ寝のゆめは戻りてほとゝきす 蝶升」

Signed

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

Marks

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

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), intercalary 3rd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 26.5 cm (15 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1765

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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