Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Sukeroku

五代目市川団十郎の助六

Japanese
Edo period
1771 (Meiwa 8), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Iwakiri et al., Edo no eiyû II (2010), #2

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.3 x 14.1 cm (11 15/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4108

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Nemoto Edo Murasaki
Theater: Nakamura
根元江戸紫
 中村座

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

November 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