Actor Ôtani Hiroji III as Kawazu Saburô

三代目大谷広次の河津三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 11th month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #117

Dimensions

Hosoban; 27.5 x 13.8 cm (10 13/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4735

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Myôto-giku Izu no Kisewata
Theater: Ichimura
女夫菊伊豆着綿(めおとぎくいづのきせわた)
 市村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection