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Actor Seki Sanjûrô III as Chôjiya Chôbei, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

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Inscription

「出る人も何所やら粋な梅見かな 歌山」

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey 1 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take 改印: 申正改 彫師: 横川彫竹

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

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

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 26.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1774

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

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