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Actor Onoe Kazuichi III as the Pirate (Kaizoku) Hassôtobi no Yoichi, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

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MFA impressions: 00.801, 11.29548

Inscription

「無造作なあいそふりなり沖★ 松朝」

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 改印: 申五改 彫師: 横川彫竹

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.5 cm (14 7/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.801

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints