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Actors Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Motoyoshi Yônosuke (R), Ichikawa Ebizô V as Sanshô Dayû (C), and Arashi Rikan III as Dayû's Daughter (Musume) Osan

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Triptych: 00.909 (left), 00.910 (center), 00.911 (right) MFA impressions: 00.909-11 (complete), 11.29521 (right sheet only), 11.29522 (left sheet only)

Signed

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

Marks

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Rat 5 No blockcutter's mark 浜、馬込

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 5th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 75.8 cm (14 9/16 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.909-11

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints