Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V in His Dressing Room, from an untitled series of actors backstage

楽屋の五代目市川団十郎

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782–83 (Tenmei 2–3)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Katsukawa Shunshô (Ôta Mus. cat., 2016), #41; Edo-Tokyo Museum, Dai Ukiyo-e ten (2014), #90; Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #464; Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #140; Ukiyo-e zenshû 5 (1957), fig. 26; Gookin cat. #192

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.7 cm (14 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4314

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Bing collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection