Actors Fujikawa Tomokichi II as Yomoshichi's Wife Osode and Arashi Danpachi I as Naosuke

「与茂七女房おそて 藤川友吉」(二代目)、「直助 嵐団八」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1826 (Bunsei 9), 1st month
Artist Shungyôsai Hokusei (Japanese, active 1818–29), Publisher Toshikuraya Shinbei (Toshin) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 95; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 2 (1998), #222

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.6 x 26 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.44

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete diptych.

Play: Irohagana Yotsuya Kaidan
Theater: Kado
いろは仮名四谷怪談
 角

Signed

Shunkôsai monjin Shungyôsai Hokusei ga
春好斎門人春暁斎北晴画

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent