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Actors Iwai Kumesaburô III as Urazato and Nakamura Fukusuke I as Tokijirô, from the series Comparisons of Lovers, a Collection of Ballads (Koi awase, hauta-zukushi)

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MFA impressions: 00.881, 11.22424

Signed

Konomi ni makase Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche 任好豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey 6 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 6th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.8 cm (14 3/4 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.881

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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