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Actors Nakamura Kamenojô I as Konosato (R), Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I as Tanshichi (C), and Iwai Kumesaburô III as Otowa (L), with musicians Hanagaki Toyohachi (R), Hanagaki Toyozô, Azumaji Fujitayû (C), Azumaji Harutayû, and Azumaji Yododayû (L), in the Jôru

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Triptych: 00.1005 (left), 00.1006a-b (center, right) Play: Shuju Satta Chikai no Kakegaku Theater: Ichimura

Signed

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

Marks

Censor's seal: Goat 4 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1859 (Ansei 6), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Edo-Tokyo Museum, Edo kabuki (1995), #3-47

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.6 x 77.5 cm (14 13/16 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

00.1005, 00.1006a-b

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints