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Hamamatsu: (Actor Ichikawa Ebizô V as) Kezori Kuemon, from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan tsugi no uchi)

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Station no. 30. MFA impressions: 11.29057, 11.29402, 11.29415, 11.29491, 11.29524.11, 11.43249, 59.1147.126

Signed

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

Marks

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Rat 3, shita-uri Blockcutter's mark: Hori Mino 改印: 渡辺、米良、子三、シタ売 彫師: 彫巳の

Provenance

Gift from estate of James J. Higginson through Mrs. Charles Jackson, March 26, 1959.

Credit Line

Gift of James J. Higginson

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 3rd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.4 x 24.8 cm (13 9/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.1147.126

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints