Ichikawa Kodanji IV as the youth Kohei and Nakamura Eizō as Koheiji’s infant son Heikichi (R), Ichikawa Kodanji IV as the Ghost of Koheiji and Iwai Kumesaburō III as Koheiji’s wife Otsuka (C), and Seki Sanjūrō III as Adachi Takurō (L)

Artist: Utagawa Kunisada 歌川国貞 (1786-1865)
Publisher: Sagamiya Tōkichi 相模屋藤吉 (act. c. 1855-1866)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1859, 7th month
Ink and color on paper
H x W (510a (right)): 36 × 25.3 cm (14 3/16 × 9 15/16 in) H x W (510b (center)): 36.2 × 24.8 cm (14 1/4 × 9 3/4 in) H x W (510c (left)): 36 × 25.1 cm (14 3/16 × 9 7/8 in)
Credit Line
The Pearl and Seymour Moskowitz Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, The Pearl and Seymour Moskowitz Collection
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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