Actors Bandô Hikosaburô V as Ishida no Tsubone (R) and Arashi Rikan IV as Yatahei (L) in Keisei Koi no Ishikawa

「石田ノ局 坂東彦三郎」(五代目) 「矢田平 嵐璃寛」(四代目)「傾城恋石川」

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 1st month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints for the same play: Ikeda bunko 5, #347-349

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 23.9 x 35.6 cm (9 7/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.37a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Koi no Ishikawa
Theater: Naka

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

Markings

Unidentified mark

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