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Actors Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Iwanaga Munetsura, Onoe Kikujirô I as Akoya (R), Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII as Kagekiyo (C), Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Chichibu Shigetada, and Ôtani Tomoemon IV as Kajiwara Kagetoki (L)

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Play: Hatsumoto Yui Soga no Kyôdai 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 一勇斎国芳画(芳桐印)

Marks

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1849 (Kaei 2), 1st month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2009.4992.12a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints