Actor Arashi Shichigorô III in a Double Role as Both Sadakurô and Yoichibei

嵐七五郎 (三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1797 (Kansei 9)
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14.3 cm (12 3/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6093

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.6093, RES.54.143

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