Artist: Utagawa Kuniyasu (歌川国安)

Print: Bunraku bijin: Puppet in the form of
Matsumoto Kōshirō V (松本幸四郎) as the otokodate
Kaminari Shōkurō (雷庄九郎)

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Dates: circa 1827,created
Dimensions: 9.5 in,14.75 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese color woodblock print

Signed: Kuniyasu ga (国安画)
Publisher: Uemura Yohei (Marks 423 - seal 05-007)
Censor's seal: kiwame

Related links: Lyon Collection - the entire pentaptych;

Physical description:

Bust portrait of a bijin holding an actor puppet on the bunraku stage under cherry blossoms. A rare series of five prints, which can also be arranged as a pentatych.