Iwai Kumesaburô [II] as Tonase and Bandô Tamasaburô [I] as Konami, from Chûshingura act 9Artist(s)Utagawa KunisadaArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Datecirca 1827Medium & Supportwoodblock print on paperDimensions
14 3/16 in. x 9 3/16 in. ( 36 cm x 23.3 cm )Credit LineGift of Dr. James HayesLabel copy
From a Chûshingura play.
Compare 2003/1.455, same subject but with different actors; Konami has almost the same pose. Butterfly crest identifies Tonase as Iwai Kumesaburô.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typecolor printCollection AreaAsianRights
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