Takegawa: Actors Ichikawa Udanji I as Kunnosuke and Nakamura Fukusuke III as Kurando, No. 44 from the series Fifty-four Chapters of Rustic Genji (Inaka Genji gojûyojô no uchi)

「田舎げんじ五十四帖の内 四十四 竹川」 「薫之助 市川右団治」(初代)、「くらんど 中村福助」(三代目)

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1869 (Meiji 2)
Artist Ichiyôtei Yoshitaki (Japanese, 1841–1899), Publisher Yaozen


Catalogue Raisonné

Ritsumeikan arcBK02-0072_41; other prints in the series: Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 5 (2005), #320

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.9 x 17.8 cm (9 7/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

08.542.44

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshitaki ga

芳瀧画

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