Actors Bandô Hikosaburô V as Matsuômaru (R) and Nakamura Shibazô III as Umeômaru (L) in Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami

「菅原伝授手習鑑」「松王丸 坂東彦三郎」(五代目)  「梅王丸 中村芝蔵」(三代目)

Japanese
Meiji era
1869 (Meiji 2), 10th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 5 (2005), #339

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 23.8 x 35.6 cm (9 3/8 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.36a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kokimazete Hana no Ôyose
Theater: Chikogo

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

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