Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Higaki no Uba

五代目市川団十郎の檜垣姥

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 14 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4041

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18865, 21.4041

Play: Sugata no Hana Yuki no Kuronushi (Kaomise)
Theater: Ichimura
姿花雪黒主 (すがたのはなゆきのくろぬし)
 市村座

Signed

Katsu Shunshô ga

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection