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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国)

Print: Onoe Kikugorō III (尾上菊五郎) as Shirai Gonpachi (白井権八) emerging from
a kago and Matsumoto Koshirō V (松本幸四郎) as Banzui Chōbei (ばんずい長兵衛)
holding a lantern - from the 'Suzugamori' (鈴ヶ森) scene possibly from
the play Banzui Chōbei shojin manaita [幡随長兵衛精進爼板]

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Dates: 1822,created
Dimensions: 20.0 in,14.75 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese color woodblock prints
Inscription:

Signed: Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画
Publisher: Yamaguchiya Tōbei
(Marks 591 - seal 15-005)
Seal : kiwame

Related links: Tokyo Metropolitan Library ; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - 1837 Kunisada triptych from the play 'Soga Moyō Hiyoku no Torikumi' with similar scene; Lyon Collection - a Kunisada triptych from ca. 1850 with Gonpachi and Chōbei;

Physical description:

The play Banzui Chōbei shojin manaita was written by Sakurada Jisuke I (1734-1806) in 1803.