Actors Segawa Kikunojô II as Oisô no Tora and Ichikawa Yaozô II as Soga no Jûrô

二代目瀬川菊之丞の大磯のとら、二代目市川八百蔵の曽我十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 1st month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 5 (1930), #253

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33 x 15.3 cm (13 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

34.332

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18508, 34.332

Play: Soga Moyô Aigo no Wakamatsu
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Ippitsusai Buncho ga

一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter