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Actors Segawa Kikunojô III as Yasukata and Iwai Hanshiro IV as Utô, in the play Mutsumashi-tsuki Koi no Tetori, with chanters Tomimoto Buzendayû, Tomimoto Itsukidayû, and Tomimoto Toyoshidayû

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MFA impressions: 06.993, 11.21278, 21.5522 Play: Mutsumashi-tsuki Koi no Tetori (Opportunism in Love in the First Month of the Year) Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1782 (Tenmei 2), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0421; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #551; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #708

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.3 x 11.4 cm (26 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.993

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints