MFA impressions: 53.449 (first edition), RES.54.112 (second edition) In the first edition the series title is written in standard script; in the second edition, it is in semi-cursive script, and there are some other changes in the blocks.
Toyokuni hitsu 豊国筆
Censor's seal: kiwame Artist's seal: Utagawa 改印: 極
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24
Japanese, Edo period, about 1833–34 (Tenpô 4–5)
Horizontal ôban; 23.7 x 36.2 cm (9 5/16 x 14 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper