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Tōkaidō Gojūsantsugi no uchi [picture] Kusatsu-eki
東海道五十三次の内 [picture] 草津駅
Bib ID 4598747
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Utagawa, Toyokuni, 1769-1825 artist
歌川豊国, 1769-1825 artist
 
Online Versions
Description Edo : [s.n. ; 18??] 
江戸 : [s.n., ; 18??] 
1 print on hōsho paper : woodblock, col. 36.7 x 24.5 cm. (block) 
Summary

Japanese print shows a Kabuki actor at the front; the landscape at the back is titled Kusatsu-eki.

Notes

Title from item.

Signature: Toyokuni ga.

' Oniwakamaru' written after the title. Possibly the Kabuki role's name the person in print is acting.

A print published as one of the series on 'Kabuki actors and Tōkaido famous places', painted by Toyokuni Sandai.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-151444383

'鬼若丸' written after the title. Possibly the Kabuki role's name the person in print is acting.

Cited In

Known as 'Yakusha Tōkaido' series.

Subjects Japan -- Social life and customs -- 1600-1868 -- Pictorial works.
Form/genre Woodblock prints.
Also Titled

Yakusha Tōkaido.

役者東海道.

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