Actor Ôtani Tomoemon I as Kofuna no Gengorô

初代大谷友右衛門の小鮒の源五郎

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunjô (Japanese, died in 1787)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.2 x 13.9 cm (11 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.128

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Part of a polyptych, with 11.1923, 11.25177.

Play: Mure Takamatsu Yuki no Shirahata
Theater: Ichimura
群高松雪旙(むれたかまつゆきのしらはた)
 市村

Signed

Shunjô ga
春常画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24