Actor Nakamura Utaemon III as Komagata Kuranoshin, Now at the Kado Theater in Dôtonbori, Osaka

「駒形蔵之進 中村歌右衛門」(三代目) 「当時大坂道頓堀角の芝居ニ而相勤申候」

Japanese
Edo period
1820 (Bunsei 3), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Matsumura Tatsuemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 25.3 cm (14 5/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1287

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kikuzuki Irifune Monogatari
Theater: Kado, Osaka
菊月入船噺(きくづきいりふねものがたり)
大坂、角
 1820、文政03、07・

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent