Sukeroku: Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IX as Hanakawado Agemaki's Sukeroku, with an actor from the past as Ikyû, from the series The Eighteen Great Kabuki Plays (Kabuki jûhachiban)
「歌舞伎十八番 助六」 「花川戸揚巻ノ助六 九世市川団十郎」 「意九」
1896 (Meiji 29), February 20
Artist Torii Kiyosada (Japanese, 1844–1901)
Waseda db 201-0130, 201-0151, 201-0179, 201-0192
Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 24 cm (14 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No. 13 in the order given on the series contents page. The complete series, plus contents page: RES.53.1 to RES.53.19. (The series also included a title page, which is not in the MFA collection; see Waseda db 201-0123.) The date and publication information for each print was in the left margin, which has been cut off of these impressions.
Torii Kiyosada ga; Tadakiyo ga
Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Yata
Printer's mark: Surikô Ôkame
Artists' seals: Chôhô; ?
1953, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: March 12, 1953)