Actor Bandô Shûka I as the Apprentice (Detchi) Hisamatsu

「でつち久松」 初代坂東しうか

Japanese
Edo period
1848 (Kôka 5/Kaei 1), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Kogaya Katsugorô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33 x 22.9 cm (13 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.75

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Osome Hisamatsu Ukina no Ukeuri
Theater: Ichimura
お染久松嬰請売(おそめひさまつうきなのうけうり)
 市村

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga
一勇斎国芳画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Kinugasa
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、衣笠
彫師:なし

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich