Actor Arashi Wakano I as Umewakamaru

「梅若丸 あらしわかの」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1722 (Kyôhô 7)
Artist Okumura Toshinobu (Japanese, active about 1717–1750), Publisher Sôshûya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1892

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 16 cm (12 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6226

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yamato gakô Okumura Toshinobu hitsu
大和画工 奥村利信筆

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