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Actors Nakamura Shikan IV as Tsubone Iwafuji (R) and Sawamura Tanosuke III as Ohatsu (L)

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Diptych: 00.856 (left), 00.857 (right)

Signed

Kunichika ga (on each sheet) 国周画

Marks

Censor's seal: Ox 1 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), 1st month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych

Accession Number

00.856-7

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints