MFA impressions: 11.29525.1, 11.43297, 59.1147.2 This not-for-sale sheet (possibly given away as a bonus gift when prints were purchased) identifies the actors (some deceased) shown in the 55 sheets of the original series, before the extra designs were added.
Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga 一陽斎豊国画
kinbaibai ("not for sale") seal Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Yokokawa Takejirô Printer's mark: Suriko Ô...kyû...
Gift from estate of James J. Higginson through Mrs. Charles Jackson, March 26, 1959.
Gift of James J. Higginson