The actors Matsumoto Yonesaburô I (bottom/left) and Nakamura Denkurô IV (right) playing the roles of Princess Yaegaki and Takeda Katsuyori in the drama "Honchô Nijûshikô", which was staged in the 5th lunar month of 1799 in Edo at the Ichimuraza (print made by Utagawa Kunimasa I)

Memorial portrait of the actor Matsumoto Yonesaburô I
Artist: Utagawa Toyokuni I
Date: 1805
The Art Institute of Chicago (print in the public domain)

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