The actors Onoe Eizaburô 4.5* (left) and Nakamura Fukusuke II (right) playing the roles of the courtesan Akoya and Hanzawa Rokurô in the drama "Yasa Heike Shirabe no Futsutsuka", which was staged in the 8th lunar month of 1863 at the Moritaza (print made by Utagawa Toyokuni III)

This print is the left component of a triptych (the central and right prints are also available)

(*) this actor was the fifth to take the name of Onoe Eizaburô but he was never officially acknowledged as an official member of this line

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