Nuregami Chogoro 濡髦蝶五郎 / Kuniyoshi moyo shofuda tsuketari genkin otoko 国芳もよう正札附現金男 (Men of Ready Money with True Labels Attached, Kuniyoshi Style)
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- Nuregami Chogoro 濡髦蝶五郎
- Kuniyoshi moyo shofuda tsuketari genkin otoko 国芳もよう正札附現金男 (Men of Ready Money with True Labels Attached, Kuniyoshi Style)
Woodblock print, oban tate-e. Nuregami Chogoro the wrestler holding a tobacco pipe; poem above.
- Published in: Edo
- Height: 35.4 centimetres
- Width: 24.2 centimetres
Inscription TransliterationIchiyusai Kuniyoshi ga
Inscription TranslationDrawn by Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
Inscription TransliterationIbaya Kyubei
Inscription Commentblock carver's
See:- Robinson 1982, S40 no. 1; This series of heroic bust portraits is derived from a conTenporary kabuki play ‘Shôfuda tsuki kongen kusazuri’. The backgrounds are a solid colour with a short signed poem.
Not on display
Credit line: Gift of Prof. Arthur R. Miller, on loan from the American Friends of the British Museum.
- 07206 (Miller Collection number)
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Object reference number: JCF21091
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