Actors Nakamura Shikan IV as Sakama Jin'emon and Bandô Matsujirô as Umenosuke

「坂間勘右衛門 中村芝翫」(四代目)、「梅の助 坂東松次郎」

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 10th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada II (Kunimasa III, Toyokuni IV) (Japanese, 1823–1880)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

00.1468

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych; 00.850 is the left sheet. The center sheet should show Sawamura Tanosuke III as Otake Dainichi.

Play: Futatsu Chô Iro no Dekiaki
Theater: Morita

Signed

Unsigned

無款

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
No publisher's mark

改印:なし
彫師:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock