Toyokuni III and Hiroshige


Restaurant: Sugisaka, place: Genyadana.  Famous Restaurants of the Eastern Capital Handsome print from a collaborative series by Toyokuni III and Hiroshige, published between 1852 and 1853. Toyokuni III created the large actor portraits in the foreground, with Hiroshige designing the smaller landscape and still-life insets relating to the featured restaurant or its location. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts has many of these images in its collection. 


Actor: Bandō Mitsuemon. Role: Netarō. Play: Imoseyama onna teikin 

Censor seal: Mera, Watanabe 

Date: 1/1852

Publisher: Fujiokaya Keijiro