Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Katô Hyôeisa Shigemitsu (?) in a Shibaraku scene

五代目市川団十郎の加藤兵衛佐重光ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #374; Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #89

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 14.2 cm (12 7/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4346

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Masakado Kanmuri no Hatsuyuki
Theater: Nakamura
将門冠初雪(まさかどかむりのはつゆき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, 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