Actors Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Ishidô Umanojô (L) and Onoe Matsusuke I as Yakushiji Jirozaemon (L)

二代目市川門之助の石堂右馬之丞  初代尾上松助の薬師寺次郎左衛門

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban diptych; 32.2 x 28.9 cm (12 11/16 x 11 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.719, 11.18394

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 06.719 (left), 11.18394 (right)

MFA impressions: 06.719VR (06.719, 11.18394) (two sheets only), 21.7294-6 (triptych)

Play: Kanadehon Chûshin Nagori no Kura
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunkô ga (on each sheet)
春好画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection