Actor Bandô Mitsugorô I as Umeômaru

初代坂東三津五郎の梅王丸

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 15.1 cm (12 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4190

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami
Theater: Morita
菅原伝授手習鑑(すがわらでんじゅてならいかがみ)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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