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Actors Ichikawa Sadanji I as Togashi Saemon and Ichikawa Danjûrô IX as Musashibô Benkei in Kanjinchô, One of the Eighteen Great Kabuki Plays (Kabuki jûhachiban no uchi Kanjinchô), from the series Contest of the Skills of Actors in Hit Plays (Atari kyôgen

「当狂言俳優腕競」 「歌舞妓十八番勧進帳」 「富樫左衛門 市川左団次」(初代)、「武蔵坊弁慶 市川団十郎」 (九代目(

Japanese
Meiji era
1890 (Meiji 23), May
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Hasegawa Sonokichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 201-0991

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1392

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Toyohara Kunichika hitsu
豊原国周筆(年玉印)

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016