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Actors Onoe Kikujirô II as Nôwakishi Shirabyôshi Tsukasa and Ichikawa Kuzô II as Nôwakishi Ogi Iemon, Actually (Jitsu wa) Shirosaka Jinbei (R); Seki Hanasuke IV as Tarô Kaja Unasuke, Iwai Kumesaburô III as Nôwakishi Kumewaka Kazuma, Actually (Jitsu wa) In

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Play: Takagi Oriemon Budô Jitsuroku Musical Number: Imayô Mochizuki, with tokiwazu music Theater: Nakamura From an album of triptychs (plus one diptych), 2009.4992.1a-c to 2009.4992.17a-c

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet) 一勇斎国芳画(芳桐印)

Marks

Censors' seals: Murata, Yoshimura No blockcutter's mark 改印: 村田、米良

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2009.4992.8a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints