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Tachibanaya (Actor Ichikawa Yaozô III as Fuwa Banzaemon), from the series portraits of Actors on Stage (Yakusha butai no sugata-e)

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Play: Keisei Sanbon Karakasa Theater: Miyako

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1794 (Kansei 6), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shuka 15 (TNM, 1980), p. 212, fig. 11; Yoshida, "'Yakusha butai no sugata-e' kenkyû," Ukiyo-e 27 (1966), p. 30, #11

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.7 cm (14 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.899

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints