Actors Nakamura Rikô as the Geisha Otsuma of Tanbaya and Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Koguya Yahei, with an unidentified actor as the maid

五代目市川団十郎の香具屋弥兵衛、中村里好の丹波屋おつま

Japanese
Edo period
1785 (Tenmei 5), 3rd month
Publisher Kôzuya Isuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0742; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #99

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 26 cm (15 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.493

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Muromachi Sakura Butai
Theater: Nakamura
室町桜舞台(むろまちさくらのぶたい)
 中村

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

1953, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift