Actor Segawa Kikunojô III in Shakkyô, in a Memorial Performance Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Passing of the Founder of the LIne, Segawa Kikunojô I

「元祖 古瀬川菊之丞 此度五十年忌ニ相当リに付 三代目 今瀬川菊之丞 右追善狂言ニ 石橋の所作相勤申候 大あたり/\」

Japanese
Edo period
1798 (Kansei 10), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.1 cm (14 3/4 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.2559

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (shosa, finale): Shakkyô
Play (main feature) Sono Omokage Asamagadake
Theater: Kiri
石橋(しゃっきょう)
其俤浅間嶽(そのおもかげあさまがだけ)
 桐

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection