Actors Asao Tamejûrô I as Gyôman-in, a Yamabushi (R), and Iwai Hanshirô IV as the Female Pilgrim Oiwa of Yanagigaura (L)

初代浅尾為十郎の山伏行満院  四代目岩井半四郎の女巡礼柳ヶ浦のお岩

Japanese
Edo period
1788 (Tenmei 8), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Hosoban diptych; 31.5 x 28.8 cm (12 3/8 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.447-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 54.447 (right), 54.448 (left)

Play (Kaomise): Genji Saikô Kogane no Tachibana
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shun'ei ga (on each sheet)

春英画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24