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Puppet Performance of the Play Noriaibune Ehô Manzai by the Puppeteer Nishikawa Isaburô III, with Tokiwazu Music

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Triptych: 00.1370 (left), 00.1371 (right), 00.1372 (center) Nishikawa Isaburô III (1811-1872) Play: Noriaibune Ehô Manzai

Signed

Isshôsai Yoshimune ga (on right and left sheets only) 一松斎芳宗画

Marks

Censor's seal: Tiger 2 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1866 (Keiô 2), 2nd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

00.1370-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints