Actor Arashi Otohachi II (Tojurô ?)

二代目嵐音八

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.3 x 15 cm (12 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6092

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 11.18416-7 (complete diptych), 21.6092 (right sheet only)

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection