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Actor as ruffian with his tattooed arm. Colour woodcut by Kunisada I, 1859.

  • Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
1859
Reference
35803i
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About this work

Description

Character has bared shoulders to reveal his tattoo of peony blossoms

Half-length figures

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], 1859.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering

Toyokuni-ga

Lettering note

Bears censor's seal and actor's role

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35803i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese


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