Actor Ôtani Tomoemon I as Kawatabiya Monbei

初代大谷友右衛門の革足袋屋門兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #199

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.2 x 14 cm (11 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4157

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Ôyoroi Ebidô Shinozuka
Theater: Nakamura
大鎧海老胴篠塚
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection