Actor Bandô Mitsugorô II as the Retainer (Wakatô) Tomotsugu

二代目坂東三津五郎の若党友次

Japanese
Edo period
1797 (Kansei 9), intercalary 7th month
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Enomotoya Kichibei (Hôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.057

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 24.5 cm (14 7/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7016

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tsuki wa Musashino Aki no Sewagoto
Theater: Kiri
月武蔵野秋狂言(つきはむさしのあきのせわごと)
 桐

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Markings

Collector's seal: (unidentified)

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection