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Actors Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Shirafuji Genta, Iwai Hanshirô IV as Oshun, and Ichikawa Yaozô III as Denbei, with chanters Tomimoto Buzendayû and Tomimoto Itsukidayû, and accompanist Namizaki Tokuji

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Play: Hanakawado Migawari no Dan Theater: Nakamura MFA impressions: 11.13917, 21.5571

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1783 (Tenmei 3), spring

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0468; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #69, and pl. 67

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5571

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints