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Interior of a Kabuki Theater

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Triptych: 50.4046 (left), 50.4047 (center), 50.4048 (right) Another version, with a different scene in the center sheet: 11.17141-2 (center and left sheets only)

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott, Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr., and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop

Japanese, Edo period, late 1790s

Catalogue Raisonné

Rijksmuseum, The Ear Catches the Eye (2001), #95 (other version); Nagata et al, The NY and NJ Ukiyo-e Collection (exh. cat., 1997), #54 (other version); Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #225 (same version as 11.17141-2)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

50.4046-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints