Actors Ichikawa Ichizô I as Jûtarô (R) and Fujikawa Tomokichi II as His Wife (Nyôbô) Orie (L)

「十太郎 市川市蔵」(初代)  「女房おりへ 藤川友吉」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1810 (Bunka 7), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 36.9 x 50.5 cm (14 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.40-1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 47.40 (left), 47.41 (right)

Play: Taiheiki Chûshin Kôshaku
Theater: Morita
太平記忠臣講釈(たいへいきちゅうしんこうしゃく)
 森田

Signed

Toyokuni ga (on each sheet)
豊国画

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich