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Actors Asao Okuyama III as Senoo Tarô and Onoe Kikujirô II as Jinnai's Wife (Tsuma) Okyô (R); Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Noto no kami Noritsune and Ôtani Tomoemon IV as Kôdayû (C); Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Terakoya Jinnai and Onoe Shôroku 1.5 as the Rônin Yûs

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The actor Onoe Shôroku 1.5 (also sometimes called 1.2) used the name from 1849 to 1873 but is not presently recognized as an official member of the line. Play: Muro no Ume Mibae Genji Theater: Kawarazaki From an album of triptychs (plus one diptych), 2009.4992.1a-c to 2009.4992.17a-c

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Mera 改印: 村田、米良

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1849 (Kaei 2), 11th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2009.4992.13a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints