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Actors Ichikawa Ichizô III as Shirai Gonpachi (R), Sawamura Tanosuke III as Komurasaki (C), Ichikawa Shinsha I as the Geisha Otaki, and Arashi Hinasuke VII as the Male Geisha (Otoko geisha) Hinahachi (L)

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Triptych: 00.994 (center), 00.995 (left), 00.996 (right) MFA impressions: 00.824 (left sheet only), 00.994-6 (complete triptych)

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey intercalary 3 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Hori Take 改印: 申壬三改 彫師: 彫竹

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), intercalary 3rd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 77.3 cm (14 3/4 x 30 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.994-6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints