Actors Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Renshôbô, Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Rensaibô, and Bandô Mitsugorô I as the Ghost of Otatsu

五代目市川団十郎の蓮生坊、二代目市川門之助の蓮西坊、初代坂東三津五郎のお辰亡魂

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32 x 22.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.377

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17042, 34.377

Play: Hike ya Tende ni Tsurigane-biiki
Main feature: Hatsumonbi Kuruwa Soga
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunshô ga

春章画

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter