Actor Ôtani Hiroji III as Yawata no Saburô

三代目大谷広次の八幡三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.9 x 14.2 cm (12 3/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4149

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Fuji no Yuki Kaikei Soga
Theater: Ichimura
富士雪会稽曽我(ふじのゆきかいけいそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection