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Actors Yamashita Kinsaku II as Kokin, the wife of Yuri no Hachiro (R), Kataoka Nizaemon as Yuri no Hachiro (C), and Iwai Kumesaburo as Shikishima Himé (L)

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Triptych: 54.449 (right), 54.451 (center), 54.452 (left) Play: Kaeribana Yuki no Yoshitsune Theater: Miyako


Shun'ei ga (on each sheet) 春英画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1795 (Kansei 7), 11th month


Hosoban triptych; 31.7 x 41.4 cm (12 1/2 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.449, 54.451, 54.452

Medium or Technique

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