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A New Version of the Tsukutsuku Ken Game (Shinsaku tsukutsuku ken): Actors Nakamura Utaemon IV as a Tengu and Ichikawa Kuzô II as a Cup (Choku)

「新作つく/\けん」 四代目中村歌右衛門の天狗、二代目市川九蔵の猪口

Japanese
Edo period
1847 (Kôka 4), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Ibaya Kyûbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ôta Mem. Mus., Warau ukiyo-e (2013), #199

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1355

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Play (Jôruri): Tabi Suzume Miyoshi no Irotoki
Play (main feature): Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura
Theater: Kawarazaki
旅雀三芳穐(たびすずめみよしのいろとき)
義経千本桜(よしつねせんぼんざくら)
河原崎
 1847、弘化04、09・11

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi giga
一勇斎国芳戯画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016