Actors Bandô Matatarô IV as Asagao Senbei (R) and Nakajima Mihoemon II as Kanpera Monbei (L)

四代目坂東又太郎の朝顔仙平  二代目中島三甫右衛門のかんぺら門兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 201-5766 (L only, no date)

Dimensions

Hosoban diptych; 32.5 x 27.4 cm (12 13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1252, 11.18357

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 06.1252 (right), 11.18357 (left)

Play: Sukeroku Yukari no Hatsu Sakura
Theater: Ichimura
助六由縁はつ桜(すけろくゆかりのはつさくら)
 市村

Signed

Shunkô ga (on each sheet)
春好画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection