Actors Sawamura Chôjûrô V as Abe no Sadatô, Arashi Kichisaburô III as Hachimantarô, and Seki Sanjûrô III as Abe no Munetô, No. 34 from an untitled series

「安倍貞任」五代目沢村長十郎、「八幡太郎」三代目嵐吉三郎、「安倍宗任」三代目関三十郎 「三十四」

Japanese
Edo period
1850 (Kaei 3), 1st month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Kobayashi Taijirô (Bunseidô / Bunshôdô)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.5007.48

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25935, 2009.5007.48

Play: Ôshû Adachigahara
Play (main feature): Sakaomodaka Yoroi Chôja
Theater: Ichimura

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

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga

一陽斎豊国画(年玉印)

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Watanabe, shita-uri
No blockcutter's mark

改印:衣笠、渡辺、シタ売
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Source unidentified