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Actor Onoe Baikô 4.5 (later Jitsukawa Enjaku I) as Tsuchiya Tsugiemon, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

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MFA impressions: 49.1768, RES.11.5764.13 The actor later known as Jitsukawa Enjaku I used the name Onoe Baikô from 1/1859 to 2/1863 but is not considered a formal member of the lineage; he falls between the official Baikô IV and Baikô V.

Inscription

「一トかまへ露の情や朝さくら 梅幸」

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey intercalary 3 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take 改印: 申壬三改 彫師: 横川彫竹

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 26.7 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

49.1768

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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Prints