Requires Photography

Superb Edo Pictures Illustrating Dances (Odori keiyô Edo-e no sakae): Interior of an Imaginary Theater with a Performance of Shibaraku

「踊形容江戸絵栄」

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Nôshûya Yasubei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Herwig, Heroes of the Kabuki Stage (2004), #28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2016.947

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.44263a-c, 2016.947

Signed

Ichiyôsai Hinashi Toyokuni ga (on left sheet)
一陽斎雛師豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 7
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午七
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust