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Plum Blossoms at Their Height on a Spring Night (Haru yoi ume no sakigake): Actors Iwai Kumesaburô III, Ichikawa Ebizô V, Bandô Takesaburô I (R), Ichikawa Kuzô II, Ichikawa Kodanji IV, Onoe Baikô IV (C), Bandô Hikosaburô IV, Sawamura Chôjûrô V, and Seki S

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Mounted out of order. The sheet with the red title box should be at the right. From an album of triptychs (plus one diptych), 2009.4992.1a-c to 2009.4992.17a-c

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Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga (on right sheet), Kôchôrô Toyokuni ga (on center and left sheets) 一陽斎豊国画(年玉印) 香蝶楼豊国画(年玉印)

Marks

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, shita-uri No blockcutter's mark 改印: 浜、馬込、シタ売

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1850–52 (Kaei 3–5)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2009.4992.2a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints