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Actor as Yoshitsune's wife Kyo no Kimi
In the play Yoshitsune Ichidaiki
From chūban album of 79 color woodcuts of scenes from kabuki plays, plus one brush and color wash drawing

Triptych (fold-out) left panel; album page 16

Konishi Hirosada (also called Gosōtei Hirosada), Japanese, active 1826-1863, died c. 1865

Geography:
Made in Japan, Asia

Period:
Edo Period (1615-1868)

Date:
1848

Medium:
Color woodcut

Dimensions:
Sheet (chūban tate-e): approximately 9 3/4 x 7 inches (24.8 x 17.8 cm) Album: 10 x 7 1/8 x 1 1/8 inches (25.4 x 18.1 x 2.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
2008-62-244(16)

Credit Line:
Gift of Jack Shear in memory of Anne d'Harnoncourt, 2008

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