Danjuro VIII as Jiraiya and Bando Shuka I as Princess Tagato,
By Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III): Kabuki prints
Danjuro VIII as Jiraiya and Bando Shuka I as Princess Tagato, , Color Woodblock Print
14" x 10", $850, Available, MBFA
A depiction from the production of "Jiraiya Goketsu Monogatari" performed at the Kawarasakiza Theater in Edo in July, 1852. The couple is in disguise and on the run, engaged in their long effort to defeat the evil forces of Orochimaru.