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Actors Matsumoto Kôshirô V as Naniwa no Jirosaku (R), Iwai Hanshirô V as the Kamuro Tayori (C), and Bandô Mitsugorô III as Azuma no Yoshirô (L)

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MFA impressions: 11.43421a-c, 2009.5117a-c

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga (on each sheet) 五渡亭国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1995, gift of Pauline Epstein (d. 1995) to her daughter and son-in law, Barbara and Michael Stedman; 2009, gift of Barbara and Michael Stedman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael and Barbara Stedman in memory of Pauline Epstein

Japanese, Edo period, 1826 (Bunsei 9), 7th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2009.5117a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints