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Actor Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as Nagoya Sanza

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Left and right sheets of incomplete triptych: 00.752, 00.753

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Chicken 3 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take 改印: 酉三改 彫師: 彫竹

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

Japanese, Edo period, 1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 3rd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.1 cm (14 11/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.753

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints