Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国)
(artist 1786 – 01/12/1865)
Utagawa Kuniteru II (二代目歌川国輝)
(artist early 1830s - early 1870s)
Nakamura Utaemon IV (中村歌右衛門) as Kitsune Tadanobu (狐忠信) from the series A Parody of the 12 Months (見立十二ヶ月之中二月) - the Second Month
10.25 in x 14 in (Overall dimensions) Japanese woodblock print
Signed: Toyokuni ga (国綱補助)
Inset in upper left signed: Kunitsuna hojo (国綱補助)
'With the help of his pupil'
Publisher: Kagaya Yasubei
(Marks 196 - seal 25-099)
Censor seals: Hama and Magome
Honolulu Museum of Art
Waseda University The title of this series and this particular subject can be found in the red cartouche in the upper right corner.
There are several other prints from this series in the collection of Waseda University.
Nakamura Utaemon IV (四代目中村歌右衛門: 1/1836-2/1852) (actor)
mitate-e (見立て絵) (genre)
actor prints (yakusha-e - 役者絵) (genre)
Kagaya Yasubei (加賀屋安兵衛) (publisher)