Actor Bandô Mitsugorô III as the Wrestler (Sumôtori) Shirafuji Genta

「角力取 白ふじ源田 坂東三津五郎」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1810 (Bunka 7), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyasu (Japanese, 1794–1832), Publisher Shimizu (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.5 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1245

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.37183, 49.1245

Play: Kachi-zumô Ukina no Hanabure
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Toyokuni monjin Kuniyasu ga

豊国門人国安画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent