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An actor in the role of Asa Kura Tōgo, clutching a pillar supporting a porch and looking up. Colour woodcut by Kunisada, 1861.

Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
Month 10, 1861
Reference
36726i
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Description

Half-length figures

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], Month 10, 1861.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering

Ōju Toyokuni-ga

Notes

Contemporary mirror from my own brush

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 36726i

Lettering note

Bears publisher's mark, block cutter's mark, censor's seal, actor's role and set title
Poem inscribed on the panel to the right

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Languages

  • Japanese



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