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Actors Nakamura Utaemon IV as Takagi Oriemon and Onoe Kikujirô II as His Wife (Nyôbô) Umenoi

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MFA impressions: 11.38267, RES.52.6 Play: Takagi Oriemon Budô Jitsuroku Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga 一勇斎国芳画

Marks

Censors' seals: Yoshimura, Muramatsu 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, 1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 8th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.1 x 24.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.6

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints