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

Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1786-1865.
Date
1860
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About this work

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

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35980i

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

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Japanese


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