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Actors Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Ichimonjiya Saihei (R), Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Hayano Kanpei (C), and Onoe Kikujirô II as Okaru (L)

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Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura Theater: Kawarazaki From an album of triptychs (plus one diptych), 2009.4992.1a-c to 2009.4992.17a-c

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet) 一勇斎国芳画(芳桐印) 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura No blockcutter's mark 改印: 村松、吉村

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1849 (Kaei 2), intercalary 4th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2009.4992.9a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints