Actors Jitsukawa Enzaburô I as Yoshitsune (R), Ogino Senjo as Shizuka Gozen (CR), Jitsukawa Enjaku I as Fox Tadanobu (CL), and Onoe Tamizô II as Benkei (L), in Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura

「源よし経 実川延三郎」(初代)  「静御前 荻野扇女」  「狐忠信 実川延若」(初代)  「弁慶 尾上多見蔵」(二代目)「義経千本桜」

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 9th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints for the same play: Ikeda bunko 5, #360-1

Dimensions

Vertical chûban tetraptych; 24 x 69.6 cm (9 7/16 x 27 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.9a-d

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura
Theater: Naka
義経千本桜(よしつねせんぼんざくら)
 中

Signed

Yoshitaki ga
芳瀧画

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection