Actor Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as Agemaki's Sukeroku

「揚巻ノ助六」初代河原崎権十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Yokokawa Takejirô (Hori Take)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.747

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.747 (right sheet only), 11.45016a-c (complete)

Play (finale): Sukeroku Yukari no Edo-zakura
Play (main feature): Aoto Zôshi Hana no Nishiki-e
Theater: Ichimura
青砥稿花紅彩画(あおとぞうしはなのにしきえ)
助六所縁江戸桜(すけろくゆかりのえどざくら)、河東
市村、二番目大切
 1862、文久02、03・01

Signed

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

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 2 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take
改印:戌二改
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