Actors Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as An no Heibei (R), Ôtani Hiroji III as Hotei Ichiemon (C), and Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Gokuin Sen'emon (L)

四代目松本幸四郎の安の平兵衛  三代目大谷広次の布袋市右衛門  二代目市川門之助の極印千右衛門

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban triptych; 31.5 x 40.5 cm (12 3/8 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7317-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych (three sheets of incomplete pentaptych?): 21.7317 (left), 21.7318 (center), 21.7319 (right)

MFA impressions: 21.6058 (right sheet only), 21.7317-9

Play (second feature): Gonin Otoko
Play (main feature): Edo no Fuji Wakayagi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
五人男(ごにんおとこ)
江戸富士陽曽我(えどのふじわかやぎそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga (on each sheet)
春好画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection