• Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as the <i>yakko</i> Ippei (奴逸平)
Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as the <i>yakko</i> Ippei (奴逸平)
Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as the <i>yakko</i> Ippei (奴逸平)

Utagawa Toyokuni I (初代歌川豊国) (artist 1769 – 02/24/1825)

Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as the yakko Ippei (奴逸平)

Print


09/24/1808
10 in x 14.7 in (Overall dimensions) Japanese woodblock print

Signed: Toyokuni ga
Publisher: Kawachiya Genshichi
(Marks 227 - seal 25-103)
Waseda University - the 1808 edition
Waseda University - the 1810 edition with a black wall

This appears to be a single sheet print. An alternate play title is given as Koinyobo Somewake Tazuna. Another version was printed two years later with a black background and the actor and role names moved to the right edge.
actor prints (yakusha-e - 役者絵) (genre)
Kawachiya Genshichi (河内屋源七) (publisher)
Nakamura Utaemon III (三代目中村歌右衛門) (actor)