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November Play at the Kabuki-za Theater (Kabuki-za jûchigatsu kyôgen): Actors Nakamura Fukusuke IV as Kinshôjo (R), Onoe Kikugorô V as Watônai (C), and Ichikawa Danjûrô IX as Goshôgun Kanki (L)

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Triptych: RES.53.48 (left), RES.53.49 (center), RES.53.50 (right) Play: Kokusen'ya kassen Theater: Kabuki-za

Signed

Kôchôrô Hôsai hitsu (on right sheet)

Marks

Artist's seal: Hôsai

Provenance

1953, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift

Japanese, Meiji era, 1900 (Meiji 33), November

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

RES.53.48-50

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints