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Actors Ichikawa Kuzô II as Kanai Tanigorô, Iwai Kumesaburô III as Yomosaku's Daughter Shinobu (L), Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Shiga Danshichi (C), Onoe Kikujirô II as Miyagino, Bandô Hikosaburô IV as Marigase Akiyo, and Ichikawa Ebizô V as Uji Jôetsu (R)

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Triptych: 00.1048 (right), 00.1049 (center), 00.1050 (left)

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga (on right and center sheets); Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga (on left sheet) 一陽斎豊国画 香蝶楼豊国画

Marks

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata, shita-uri (shita-uri on left sheet only) 改印: 米良、村田、シタ売

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 76.6 cm (14 3/4 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1048-50

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints