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Actor Nakamura Utaemon IV as a Woman of Ôhara (Ôharame) and as Narihira, from the series Dance of Seven Changes, a Final Performance (Onagori shosagoto nanabake no uchi)

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MFA impressions: 11.36508, 17.1312.9 Play: Furumekashikeredo Yahari Nanabake Theater: Naka From an album with decorative paper pasted over the names of the actors.

Signed

Hasegawa Sadanobu hitsu

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1838 (Tenpô 9), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 103; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 3 (2001), #015; Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #38-23-2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

17.3212.9

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints