Actor Ichimura Uzaemon XIII as Shimobe Shikazô

「下部鹿蔵 市村羽左衛門」(十三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Fujiokaya Keijirô (Shôrindô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.1 cm (14 3/4 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.752

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left and right sheets of incomplete triptych: 00.752, 00.753

Play: Chiyo no Haru Tosa-e no Saya-ate
Theater: Ichimura
鶴春土佐画鞘当(ちよのはるとさえのさやあて)
市村
 1861(文久01)

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche
豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 3 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take
改印:酉三改
彫師:彫竹

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock