Actors Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Minamoto Yoshitsune (R) and Bandô Shûka I as Shizuka Gozen (L)

「源義経」八代目市川団十郎  「しづか御前」初代坂東しうか

Japanese
Edo period
1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36 x 49.6 cm (14 3/16 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.3216.28-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 17.3216.28 (left), 17.3216.29 (right)

Play (second feature): Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura
Play (main feature): Mukashi-gatari Inazuma-zôshi
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Hanmoto no ôju Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)

梓元の応需豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark

改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection