Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国) (artist 1786 – 01/12/1865)

Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Danshichi Kurobei (団七九郎兵衛)

Print


1855
9.625 in x 14.375 in (Overall dimensions) Japanese woodblock print

Signed: Toyokuni ga (豊国画)
Publisher: Maruya Jinpachi
(Marks 294 - seal 08-088)
Censor's seal: aratame
Date: 4/1855
Library of Congress
Waseda University
Waseda University - 1831 version of Danshichi by Kunisada with a different actor, of course

Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Danshichi Kurobei enters a room wearing a robe decorated with fish and octopi. This is the right-hand panel of a triptych.
Maruya Jinpachi (丸屋甚八) (publisher)
Ichikawa Kodanji IV (四代目市川小団次: spring 1844 to 5/1866) (actor)
actor prints (yakusha-e - 役者絵) (genre)
Danshichi Kurobei (団七九郎兵衛) (role)