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Actors, from right: Sakata Hangorô III as Akazawa Junai; Segawa Kikunojô III as Ôiso no Tora; Ichikawa Monnosuke as Soga no Jûrô; Nakayama Tomisaburô as Miura no Katagai

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Tetraptych: 34.374a-c (three right sheets), 54.446 (left sheet) MFA impressions: 34.374VR (34.374a-c, 54.446); RES.54.173 (center left sheet, corresponding to 34.374c)

Signed

Shun'ei ga (on each sheet) 春英画

Provenance

Special Funds (Sheet 1), April 8, 1954. Nellie P. Carter Collection (Sheets 2, 3, 4), October 4, 1934

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Hosoban tetraptych; 33 x 57.6 cm (13 x 22 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.374a-c, 54.446

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints