Actors Onoe Baikô IV as Koshô Kichiza, Iwai Kumesaburô III as Yaoya Oshichi, and Sawamura Chôjûrô V as Gejo Osugi, in Takane no Kumo Yorokobi Soga, No. 19 of an untitled series

「高蓉岳雲賀曽我」 「小性吉三」四代目尾上梅幸、「八百屋お七」三代目岩井粂三郎、「下女お杉」五代目沢村長十郎 「十九」「終」

Japanese
Edo period
1849 (Kaei 2), 1st month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Tsujiya Yasubei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.8 x 37.8 cm (10 3/16 x 14 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5007.40

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25914, 2009.5007.40

Play: Sono Mukashi Koi no Edo-zome, Takane no Kumo Yorokobi Soga
Theater: Nakamura

The left edge of this impression is concealed by the album binding.

Signed

Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga

香蝶楼豊国画(年玉印)

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark

改印:衣笠、吉村
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified