Actor Iwai Kumesaburô III as Hanazaki

「花ざき」三代目岩井粂三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1847 (Kôka 4), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Ibaya Senzaburô (Dansendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.3 x 24 cm (13 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3216.1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 11.28835-6, 11.38361a-b, 17.3216.1 (R only)

Play: Chûshin Meimei Kikigaki Zôsho
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga

一勇斎国芳画

Markings

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

改印:浜、衣笠
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection