Actors Nakajima Wadaemon as Bôdara Chôzaemon and Nakamura Konozô as Gon of the Kanagawaya

中島和田右衛門のぼうだら長左衛門と中村此蔵の船宿かな川やの権

Japanese
Edo period
1794 (Kansei 6), 5th month
Artist Tôshûsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–1795), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #017; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #018

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 24.2 cm (14 7/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7232

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Katakiuchi Noriaibanashi
Theater: Kiri
敵討乗合話(かたきうちのりあいばなし)
 桐

Signed

Tôshûsai Sharaku ga
東洲斎写楽画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

September 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection