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

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MFA impressions: 00.797, 11.40963

Inscription

「郭公淀に一声残しけり 蝶升」

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey 5 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 5th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 24.2 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

00.797

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints