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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国)

Print: Nakamura Utaemon IV as Hidari Jingorō from the triptych
The Old Story of the Renowned Sculptor Hidari Jingorō
(Sono mukashi Hidari Jingorō ga meiyo no furugoto - 名誉乃奮事)

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Dates: 1847,created
Dimensions: 10.0 in,14.0 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese woodblock print
Inscription:

Signed: Hanmoto no ōju Toyokuni ga
梓元乃應需豊国画
Artist's seal: toshidama
Publisher: Yamamotoya Heikichi
(Marks 595 - seal 04-007)
Censor seals: Muramatsu and Yoshimura

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - the full triptych; Waseda University; Victoria and Albert Museum - the full triptych; British Museum - the full triptych; Hankyu Culture Foundation; Waseda University - the center panel; Waseda University - right hand panel;

Physical description:

This image is from the play Toki no hina Asakusa hakkei performed at the Kawarazaki-za in 4/1847.