Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Monobe no Moriya no Daijin

五代目市川団十郎の物部の守屋の大臣

Japanese
Edo period
1773 (An'ei 2), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Similar design: Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #255

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 15.2 cm (12 7/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.4127

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18731, 21.4127

Play: Miyabashira Iwao no Butai
Theater: Morita
宮柱巌舞台(みやばしらいわおのぶたい)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection