Actor Bandô Mitsugorô III as a Courtesan (Keisei), a Priest of the Handa Inari Shrine (Handa Inari), and Narihira, from the series Twelve Months (Jûni tsuki no uchi)

「十二月の内 けいせい 半田稲荷 業平 坂東三津五郎」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1813 (Bunka 10), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kunimaru (Japanese, 1793–1829), Publisher Hagiwara (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.8 x 27.4 cm (15 11/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3213.10

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (shosa, finale of Part 2): Shiki no Nagame Yosete no Mitsu Dai
Play (main feature): Sono Omokage Date no Utsushi-e
Theater: Nakamura

From an album with decorative paper pasted over the names of the actors.
四季詠寄三大字(しきのながめよせてみつだい) 長唄
其面影伊達写絵(そのおもかげだてのうつしえ)
中村、二番目大切
 1813、文化10、03・07

Signed

Keiuntei Kunimaru ga
経雲亭国丸画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection