Artist: Toyohara Kunichika (豊原国周)

Print: Five actors in casual attire in A Cool Evening at Ryōgoku Bridge (両国橋夕涼之図) - Onoe Kikugorō V as 音羽屋清吉 and Ichikawa Sadanji I as 高島屋藤助 on the right, Kataoka Gadō III as 松島屋房八 and Nakamura Fukusuke III as 成駒屋小文吾 in the middle and an as yet unidentified actor as 柳橋の小ひで on the left

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Dates: 1877,created
Dimensions: 30.0 in,14.25 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese color woodblock print

Signed: Toyohara Kunichika hitsu
Artist's seal: toshidama
Publisher: possibly Kobayashi Shinkichi
Carver: Hori Yata
Date: Meiji 10 (明治十年)

Related links: Waseda University - right panel; Waseda University - middle panel; Waseda University - left panel; Edo-Tokyo Museum;

Physical description:

The actors are identified by their yagō or guild names. For example, Takashimaya Sadanji I is actually Ichikawa Sadanji I (1842-1904).

Perhaps the female figure on the right is not an actor at all, but the accompanying cartouche may only be a description.