Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VI as Shinsuke (?)

六代市川団十郎(新助の役か)

Japanese
Edo period
1796 (Kansei 8), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Uemura Yohei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.007

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34 x 24.8 cm (13 3/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7012

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection