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Suruga Province: (Actor Ôtani Tomoemon IV as) Heisaku of Numazu (Numazu no Heisaku), No. 12 from the series The Glories of the Provinces of Japan (Kunizukushi Yamato meiyo)

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Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (main image); Monjin Ippôsai Kunimori ga (inset) 豊国画(年玉枠)、門人一宝斎国盛画

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Murata, Rat 12 Blockcutter's mark: Hori Ta

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Truman Aldrich

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 12th month

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.7 x 18.2 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1711.7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints