Actor Jitsukawa Enjaku I as Yokozô in the Play Honchô Nijûshi Kô

「本朝廿四孝」「横蔵 実川延若」(初代)

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 10th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899), Publisher Ishikawaya Wasuke (Ishiwa) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints for the same play: Ikeda bunko 5, #365-6

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24 x 18 cm (9 7/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.25

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Honchô Nijûshi Kô
Theater: Chikugo

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

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