Actor Ichimura Uzaemon XII as Minagata Jûjibei, Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Minami Yobei, and Bandô Shûka I as Jûbei's Wife (Nyôbô) Ohaya, in Tsuma Mukae Iro no Fumizuki

「妻迎艶文月」 「南方十次兵衛」十二代目市村羽左衛門、「南与兵衛」八代目市川団十郎、「十次兵衛女房おはや」初代坂東しうか

Japanese
Edo period
1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Tsujiya Yasubei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5007.50

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25919, 2009.5007.50

Play: Tsuma Mukae Iro no Fumizuki
Theater: Ichimura

The left edge of this impression is concealed by the album binding.

Signed

Ôju Toyokuni ga

応需 豊国画(年玉印)

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Kinugasa
No blockcutter's mark

改印:浜、衣笠
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified