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Actor as a commoner hero. Colour woodcut by Kunisada I, 1860.

  • Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
1860
Reference
35980i
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Description

Half-length figures

The pattern of the cloth used to make the kimono is rendered with great care

Publication/Creation

Edo [Tokyo] : [publisher not identified], 1860.

Physical description

1 print : woodcut, printed in colours

Lettering note

Bears publisher's mark, block cutter's mark, censor's seal, actor's role and set title
The series title is in the elaborate cartouche; the poem is inscribed in the roundel

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35980i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese


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