Actors Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Honest Seibei (Shôjiki Seibei) and Nakamura Kôzô I as Criminal Genpachi (Han'nin Genpachi)

「正直清兵衛」四代目市川小団次、「判人源八」初代中村鴻蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Sagamiya Tôkichi (Ai-To) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.6 x 24.7 cm (14 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.19

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Katakiuchi Uwasa no Furuichi
Theater: Ichimura
敵討噂古市(かたきうちうわさのふるいち)
市村
 1857、安政04

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche
豊国画(年玉枠)

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 5
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳五
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude H. Shurtleff