Actors Ichikawa Kuzô II as Kanai Tanigorô, Iwai Kumesaburô III as Yomosaku's Daughter Shinobu (L), Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Shiga Danshichi (C), Onoe Kikujirô II as Miyagino, Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Marigase Akiyo, and Ichikawa Ebizô V as Uji Jôetsu (R)

「金井谷五郎」二代目市川九蔵、「与茂作娘しのぶ」三代目岩井粂三郎  「志賀段七」四代目坂東彦三郎  「与茂作娘宮城の」二代目尾上菊次郎、「鞠ヶ瀬秋夜」四代目坂東彦三郎、「宇治常悦」五代目市川海老蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1850 (Kaei 3), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 76.6 cm (14 3/4 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1048-50

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 00.1048 (right), 00.1049 (center), 00.1050 (left)

Play: Hana Momiji Tsui no Uchikake
Theater: Kawarazaki
花紅葉一対裲襠(はなもみじついのうちかけ)
河原崎
 1850、嘉永03、07・09

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga (on right and center sheets); Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga (on left sheet)
一陽斎豊国画 香蝶楼豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata, shita-uri (shita-uri on left sheet only)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、村田、シタ売
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock