Otsuma and Hachirobei in the Unagidani Scene of Urami no Samezaya, New Edition, Part 1 (Unagidani no dan, Otsuma Hachirobei, Urami no samezaya, jô, shinpan), from an untitled series of jôruri libretti

「うなき谷の段 おつま八郎兵衛 恨鮫鞘 上 新板」

Japanese
Edo period
about early 1830s (early Tenpô era)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Iseya Rihei (Kinjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.187.30

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.15507, 11.40119, RES.54.187.30

Album: RES.54.187.1-.38

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga

香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

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—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24