The Journey of Ikomanosuke and Koiginu, from the Play Ôshû Adachigahara (Ôshû Adachigahara, Ikomanosuke Koigoromo michiyuki)

「奥州安達原 生駒之助 恋衣 道行」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 222, #T-32-1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.8 x 21.2 cm (13 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1320

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The print may refer to one of the productions of the play, in 1775.6 (Nakamura), 1777.5 (Ichimura), and 1782.5 (Morita), although the figures are not identified as actors.

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection