Toyokuni I : The kabuki actor Sawamura Gen’nosuke as nuregamino Chôgorô
Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I
Title: The kabuki actor Sawamura Gen’nosuke as nuregamino Chôgorô
Date: ca 1805
One of the main characters, nuregami no Chôgorô In a Kabuki drama “futatsu chôchô kuruwa nikki” sits on a bench with a serious expression on his face. In his left hand high up he holds a kiseru pipe and in his right a fan with a water pattern. Beside him a set of tabacco case and a cup of tea on the bench.
Signature: Toyokuni ga