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Actor Nakamura Fukusuke I as Yamaneko Sanji, from the series Current Patterns of the Underworld (Jidai moyô ataru shiranami)

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Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 6 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take 改印: 未六改 彫師: 横川彫竹

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 6th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24.7 cm (14 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.1288

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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