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

Print: Shaving the Head with a Ladder (Gohō hashigo-zuri - ごほふはしごずり):
Bandō Mitsugorō VI (六代目坂東三津五郎) as Daikoku (大こく) and
Nakamura Fukusuke I as Fukuroku from the series Dance of the Ōtsu-e Figures
(Ōtsu-e shosa no uchi - 大津絵所作ノ内)

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Dates: 1857,created
Dimensions: 9.375 in,13.75 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese woodblock print
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Signed: Toyokuni ga (豊国画)
Publisher: Hayashiya Shōgorō
(Marks 106 -seal listed, but closest to 11-002)
Censor's seal: aratame
Date seal: 10/1857

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Waseda University;