Actors Ichikawa Yaozô I as Nuregami Chôgorô and Iwai Hanshirô IV as Ume no Oyoshi

「ぬれかみ長五郎 市川八百蔵」(初代)、「梅のおよし 岩井半四郎」(四代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 8th month
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820), Publisher Iseya Kôshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Marks, Japanese Woodblock Prints (2010), p. 67

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.1 x 14 cm (12 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5860

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Futatsu Chôchô Kuruwa Nikki
Theater: Nakamura
双蝶々曲輪日記(ふたつちょうちょうくるわにっき)
 中村

Signed

Kitao Shigemasa ga
北尾重政画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection