Actors Ichikawa Ebijûrô V as Kômori no Yasu, Mimasu Daigorô V as Genzaemon (R), and Ichikawa Udanji I as Otomi, in Act 6 of Tsuta Moyô Koi no Yokogushi

「こうもりノ安 市川鰕十郎」(五代目)、「源左衛門 三枡大五郎」(五代目)  「おとみ 市川右団治」(初代) 「蔦鍛恋の横櫛 巻ノ六」

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 10th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 23.8 x 35.6 cm (9 3/8 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.20a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.36087a-b, 08.542.20a-b

Play: Tsuta Moyô Koi no Yokogushi
Theater: Kado

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection