Actor Ichikawa Ebizô V as Tamiya Iemon

「民谷伊右衛門」五代目市川海老蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1851 (Kaei 4), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.2 cm (14 5/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.12

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tôkaidô Yotsuya Kaidan
Play: Uguisuzuka Nagara no Furugoto
Theater: Kawarazaki
東海道四谷怪談(とうかいどうよつやかいだん)
鴬墳長柄故(うぐいすづかながらのふるごと)
河原崎
 1851、嘉永04

Signed

Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga
香蝶楼豊国画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Kinugasa
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、衣笠
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich