Actor JItsukawa Enzaburô II as Konbu ...ya in Oto ni Kiku Naniwa no Nigiwai

「音に菊浪花の賑」 「こんぶ 実川延三郎」(二代目)

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 8th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.9 x 17.8 cm (9 7/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.42

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Oto ni Kiku Naniwa no Nigiwai
Theater: Naka

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

Markings

Unidentified seal, "aratame"?

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