Memorial Portrait of Actor Mimasu Inemaru I as Omiwa

「☆☆☆☆☆往生俗名稲丸 夏岳院梅笑日妙信士 行年二十五才」「お三輪」 初代三枡稲丸 (死絵)

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 4th month
Artist Gansuitei Yoshitoyo (Japanese, died 1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ritsumeikan arcUP0262

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.8 x 18.8 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.541.10

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Imoseyama Onna Teikin
Theater: Minamigawa (?), Kyoto
妹背山女庭訓
 京都南側芝居

Signed

Yoshitoyo ga
芳豊画

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection