Actor Onoe Tamizô II as Both Genta and as a Fisherman (Ryôshi) in a Dance of Nine Changes (Kokonobake no uchi)

「九之化之内 源太・りやうし 尾上多見蔵」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1829 (Bunsei 12), 1st month
Artist Gayûken Shunsei (Japanese, active 1820s), Publisher Shôhonya Seishichi (Honsei) (Japanese), Publisher Kichi (3) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 97

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.9 cm (15 1/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3212.10

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hatsuharu no Kotobuki Iwau Kokonobake
Theater: Chikugo

From an album with decorative paper pasted over the names of the actors.
初春寿九化(はつはるのことぶきいわうここのばけ)
 筑後

Signed

Gayûken Shunsei ga
画遊軒春勢画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection