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Woodblock print - "SHICHIFUKU NO UCHI"

"SHICHIFUKU NO UCHI"

  • Object:

    Woodblock print

  • Place of origin:

    Edo (published)

  • Date:

    1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


    Tsutaya Kichizo (publisher)
    Hori Shoji (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Full colour print

  • Museum number:

    E.6014:1 to 7-1886

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

STANDARD PRINT

Format: POLYPTYCH 7/7
Sheet size: OBAN
Direction: V
Artist's seal present: N

Subject content: LEADING ACTORS IN VARIOUS ROLES COMPARED TO THE SEVEN GODS OF GOOD FORTUNE. THE ACTORS ARE FROM LEFT - NAKAMURA FUKUSUKE I; IWAI KUMESABURO III; SAWAMURA TOSSHO II; KAWARAZAKI GONJURO I; KATAOKA GADO II; ONOE BAIKO IV; ICHIKAWA KODANJI IV.

Place of Origin

Edo (published)

Date

1855 (made)

Artist/maker


Tsutaya Kichizo (publisher)
Hori Shoji (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Full colour print

Marks and inscriptions

ARATAME,HARE/11
TOYOKUNI GA
signature

"SHICHIFUKU NO UCHI"
censor's seal

picture title

Object history note

1855.12-1855.12

Subjects depicted

THEATRE

Categories

Prints

Collection

East Asia Collection

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