Actors Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Komazawa Jirôzaemon, Bandô Shûka I as Akizuki's Daughter (Musume) Miyuki, and Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Iwashiro Takita, in Eiri Haishi Asagao Monogatari

「絵入稗史 蕣物語」「駒沢治郎左エ門」八代目市川団十郎、「秋月娘深雪」初代坂東しうか、「岩代多喜太」四代目市川小団次

Japanese
Edo period
1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Tsujiya Yasubei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, Kunisada's Tôkaidô (2013), p. 254, fig. 68

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5007.45

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Asagao Monogatari
Theater: Ichimura

The right edge of this impression is concealed by the album binding.
蕣物語(あさがおものがたり)
 市村

Signed

Ôju Toyokuni ga
応需 豊国画(年玉印)

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified