A Band of Gallant Men Visit Enoshima (Yûren Enoshima yûsan): Actors Ichikawa Kodanji IV (?) and Ichimura Kakitsu IV, with Diving Women

「勇連江ノ嶋遊参」 四代目市川小団次ヵ、四代目市村家橘

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiiku (Japanese, 1833–1904), Publisher Ôtaya Takichi (Hori Takichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 × 75.6 cm (14 3/4 × 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.1340a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshiiku ga (on each sheet)
芳幾画

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 7 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:子七改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock