Actor Ichikawa Udanji I as Mukôkizu no Otomi and as Tetsunosuke (inset)

「向疵ノお富 市川右団二」(初代)、「鉄之助」

Japanese
Edo period
1870 (Meiji 3), 10th month
Artist Gochôtei Sadahiro (Japanese, active about 1830–1850), Publisher Uchida Torazô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints for the same plays: Ikeda bunko 5, #362-4

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.9 x 17.8 cm (9 7/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.13

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tsuta Moyô Koi no Yokogushi (as Otomi)
Play: Meiboku Sendai Hagi (as Tetsunosuke)
Theater: Kado
蔦鍛恋横櫛(つたもようこいのよこぐし)
伽羅先代萩(めいぼくせんだいはぎ)
 角

Signed

Sadahiro ga
貞広画

Markings

Unidentified seal, "aratame"

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection