Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IX as Musashibô Benkei in The Subscription List (Kanjinchô), one of the Eighteen Great Kabuki Plays (Kabuki jûhachiban no uchi)

「歌舞伎十八番之内 勧進帳 武蔵坊弁慶 市川団十郎」

Japanese
Meiji era
1893 (Meiji 26), May 7
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 × 75.6 cm (14 1/2 × 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.18-20

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: RES.52.18 (left), RES.52.19 (center), RES.52.20 (right)

Signed

Ôju Kunichika ga
応需国周画

Markings

Artist's seal: Toyohara ga in

Credit Line

Source unidentified