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Actors Jitsukawa Enzaburô I as Hagizuka Narutonosuke (R) and Fujikawa Tomokichi III as Chidori no Mae (L), in the Play Momochidori

「百千鳥」 「萩塚鳴戸之助 実川延三郎」(初代)  「千鳥ノ前 藤川友吉」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 1st month
Artist Isshusai Kunikazu (Japanese, active about 1848–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 4 (2003), #599

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych

Accession Number

2016.1325

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Momochidori
Theater: Naka
もゝちどり鳴門白浪
 中

Signed

Kunikazu (on each sheet)
国員

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016