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

Print: The Syllable Mi(み)for Sunset Glow on the Water Seller from the Eight Views
(Mizu-uri no sekishō (みづうりの夕照) - (hakkei no uchi - 八景のうち)  

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Dates: 1856,created
Dimensions: 9.75 in,14.25 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese color woodblock print

Signed: Toyokuni ga (豊国画)
Publisher: Tsujiya Yasubei (Marks 550 - seal 25-418)
Date seal: 8/1856
Censor seal: aratame

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Waseda University ; Edo Tokyo Museum; National Diet Library; Kabuki-za.com; Art and Design Library, Edinburgh ;

Physical description:

The lower part of this print shows Kawarazaki Gonjūrō I (初代河原崎権十郎) as a water seller (mizu-uri) from the series Seven Calligraphic Models for Each Character in the Kana Syllabary.

There is another print from this set in the Lyon Collection, #747.