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UTAGAWA TOYOKUNI I

豊国

うたがわとよくに

1769-1825

Actor: Matsumoto Kōshirō V

松本幸四郎

まつもとこしろう

Role: Urabe Hidetake

卜部秀武

 うらべ ひでたけ

Play: Yama Mata Yama Oyotsume-banashi

やままたやまおよつめばなし

 Signed: Toyokuni ga

 署名: 豊国画  

 しょめい: とよくにが

Publisher: Yamamoto-ya Heikichi

版元: 山本屋平吉

はんもと: やまもとやへいきち

Size: 14 5/8" x 10"

Date: 1818

$150.00

SOLD!

 

This is the right hand panel of a triptych.

This triptych can be seen online at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston web site.

There is another copy of this print in the Hankyu Culture Foundation.

They also own the full triptych.

 

 

   
    VIEW OF THE BACKSIDE

 

To see another print featuring Matsumoto Kōshirō V click on the image below. That example is by Kunisada who was taught by Toyokuni I.

 

 

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