Actor Onoe Kikujirô II as Kasane

「かさね」二代目尾上菊次郎

Japanese
Edo period
1849 (Kaei 2), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kitaya Magobei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.9 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2319

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (shosa, opening of Part 2): Iromoyô Chotto Karimame
Play: Tenjiku Tokubei Ikoku Banashi
Theater: Kawarazaki
色彩間苅豆(いろもようちょっとかりまめ) 清元
天竺徳兵衛韓噺(てんじくとくべえいこくばなし)
河原崎、二番目序幕
 1849、嘉永02

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Provenance

1950, gift of Porter Sargent to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: May 11, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent