Actors Ichimura Uzaemon XIII as Shirai Gonpachi (R) and Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as Banzui Chôbei (L)

「白井権八 市村宇左衛門」(十三代目) 「幡隋長兵衛 河原崎権十郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 9th month
Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892), Publisher Kameya Iwakichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.3 x 50.4 cm (14 11/16 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1402-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 00.1402 (right), 00.1403 (left)

Signed

Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi ga (on each sheet)
一魁斎芳年画

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 9 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:戌九改
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