Actors Yamashita Kinsaku II as Kokin, the wife of Yuri no Hachirô (R), Kataoka Nizaemon VII as Yuri no Hachirô (C), and Iwai Kumesaburô I as Shikishima-hime (L)

二代目山下金作の小きん 七代目片岡仁左衛門の由利八郎  初代岩井粂三郎の敷しま姫

Japanese
Edo period
1795 (Kansei 7), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Enomotoya Kichibei (Hôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban triptych; 31.7 x 41.4 cm (12 1/2 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.449, 54.451, 54.452

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 54.449 (right), 54.451 (center), 54.452 (left)

Play: Kaeribana Yuki no Yoshitsune
Theater: Miyako

Signed

Shun'ei ga (on each sheet)

春英画

Markings

No censor's seal

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24