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Actors Nakamura Fukusuke I as Tabakokiri Sashichi (R), Ichikawa Ichizô III as Nakaneya Sagorô, unidentified actor as the Servant (Gejo) Osaki (C), and Onoe Kikujirô II as the Girl (Musume) Ofusa (L)

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Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 12 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 12th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 76.3 cm (14 3/4 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1024a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints