Actors Nakamura Fukusuke III as Gokuin Sen'emon (R) and Jitsukawa Enjaku I as Karigane Bunshichi (L) in Aigikyô Karigane Gomon

「極印千右衛門 中村福助」(三代目)  「厂金文七 実川延若」(初代) 「藍桔梗雁金五紋」

Japanese
Edo period
1870 (Meiji 3), 7th month
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 23.9 x 35.6 cm (9 7/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.17a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Ai Kikyô Karigane Gomon
Theater: Chikugo
藍桔梗雁金五紋(あいききょうかりがねごもん)
 筑後

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