Actors Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Shirafuji Genta, Iwai Hanshirô IV as Oshun, and Ichikawa Yaozô III as Denbei, with chanters Tomimoto Buzendayû and Tomimoto Itsukidayû, and accompanist Namizaki Tokuji

二代目市川門之助の白藤源太、四代目岩井半四郎のお俊、三代目市川八百蔵の伝兵衛、富本豊前太夫、富本斎宮太夫、名見崎徳治

Japanese
Edo period
1783 (Tenmei 3), 3rd month
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0468; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #69, and pl. 67

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5571

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.13917, 21.5571

Play: Hanakawado Migawari no Dan
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection