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Actors Bandô Hikosaburô V as Mamushi no Jirokichi, Nakamura Ganpachi I as Tsujiura Kentoku (R), and Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as the Sake Vendor (Kanzake-uri) Yohei (L)

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Diptych: 00.851 (left), 00.852 (right) MFA impressions: 00.851-2, 11.38957a-b

Signed

Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouche (on each sheet) 国貞画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Rat 2 aratame Blockcutter's marks: Matsushima Hori Dai (on right sheet), Hori Daijirô (on left sheet)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 2nd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych

Accession Number

00.851-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints