Scenes from the Play Zensei Date no Kuruwa-iri

「全盛伊達曲輪入 (ぜんせいだてのくるわいり)」

Japanese
Edo period
1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Shuzui and Akiba, Kabuki zusetsu (1931), #645

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.9 x 73.7 cm (14 1/8 x 29 in.)

Accession Number

50.3602-4

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 50.3602 (left), 50.3603 (center), 50.3604 (right)

Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Toyokuni ga (left sheet only)
豊国画

Provenance

1950, gift of Gordon Abbott (Manchester), Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr. (Beverly), and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop (Boston). (Accession date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott, Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr., and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop