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Wood: Longing for Yasusada (Yasusada no shitagawashiki); Actor Iwai Kumesaburô III as Komachi-hime, from the series Collection of Exemplars of the Five Elements (Nazorae gogyô zukushi no uchi)

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Signed

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

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 8 改印: 村田、衣笠、子八

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kokubungaku kenkyû shiryôkan, ed., Zusetsu mitate to yatsushi (2008), p. 47, cat. no. 38

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.3 x 24 cm (13 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1776

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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