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Actors Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as Yaegaki Monzô (R) and Sawamura Tosshô II as Kageyama Shigenojô (L)

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Diptych: 00.899 (peft), 00.900 (right)

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 2 aratame Blockcutter's marks: Hori Take (R), Yokokawa Hori Take (L)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 2nd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 37.2 x 51.9 cm (14 5/8 x 20 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.899-900

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints