Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Kudô Suketsune

五代目市川団十郎の工藤祐経

Japanese
Edo period
1778 (An'ei 7), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 13.1 cm (12 3/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4118

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 11.18926VR (11.18926, 11.18927, 20.200; complete triptych), 21.4118 (right sheet only)

Play: Kaidô Ichi Yawaragi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
国色和曽我(かいどういちやわらぎそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection