Actor Arashi Shichigorô III in a Double Role, possibly Sadakurô and Yoichibei
1797–8 (Kansei 9–10)
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)
Hosoban; 31 x 14.3 cm (12 3/16 x 5 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 21.6093, RES.54.143
Arashi Shichigorô III used the name from 1797.11 until his death in 1798.11.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection