Actors Mimasu Daigorô V as Tamiya Iemon (R) and Ichikawa Udanji I as Oiwa (L), in Tôkaidô Yotsuya Kaidan

「民谷伊左衛門 三枡大五郎」(五代目)  「お岩 市川右団二」(初代) 「東海道四ッ谷怪談」

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 8th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 23.9 x 35.8 cm (9 7/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.22a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tôkaidô Yotsuya Kaidan
Theater: Kado

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

Markings

Unidentified seal or publisher's mark

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