Actor Jitsukawa Enzaburô I as the Filial Son Yojirô (Kôjin Yojirô)

「孝人与じろふ」 初代実川延三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 4th month
Artist Kiyosada (Japanese, active late 1840s–early 1850s)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 016-1999

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.2 x 17.6 cm (9 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.541.22

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 08.541.22, 2015.3223

Play: Saruhiki Kadode no Hitofushi
Theater: Naka

Signed

Kiyosada

清貞

Markings

Artist's seal (or blockcutter's mark?): Onozô

おの蔵

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