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Actors Mimasu Daigorô IV as Iwafuji (R) and Kataoka Gadô II as Ohatsu (L) in Kagamiyama Sugata no Utsushi-e

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Play: Kagamiyama Sugata no Utsushi-e Theater: Naka

Signed

Hirosada (on each sheet) 広貞

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1852 (Kaei 5), 10th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 4 (2003), #486

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 25 x 36.6 cm (9 13/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.541.7a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints