Actor Asao Tamejûrô I as Drunken Gotobei

初代浅尾為十郎の五斗兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1790 (Kansei 2), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #646

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 13.9 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5994

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Yoshitsune Koshigoejô
Theater: Ichimura
義経腰越状(よしつねこしごえじょう)
 市村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection