Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Kudô Suketsune

五代目市川団十郎の工藤祐経

Japanese
Edo period
1792 (Kansei 4), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #540 and pl. 106 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 14.2 cm (12 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4132

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.

Play: Waka Murasaki Edokko Soga
Theater: Ichimura
若紫江戸子曽我(わかむらさきえどっこそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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