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Actors Arashi Kangorô I as Yoshida Kango (right), Nakamura Fukusuke I as a Puppet of Yaoya Hanbei (above), and Nakamura Kangorô I as Yoshida Kanta (left)

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Play: Na Nomi Yaoya Ryori no Futsutsuka Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Baichôrô Kunisada ga, in toshidama cartouches 梅蝶楼国貞画(年玉枠)

Marks

No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 4th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.3 x 24.5 cm (13 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.9

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints