Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII in Shibaraku, with a Child Dressed as Ebisu and a Monkey

七代目市川団十郎の暫

Japanese
Edo period
about 1827 (Bunsei 10)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni II (Toyoshige) (Japanese, about 1802–1835)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meissner, Japanese Woodblock Prints in Miniature (1970), pl. 12

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.1 x 17.6 cm (7 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9322

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

暫の<7>市川団十郎と子供と猿を描く。二人目の息子が生まれた時のものヵ。

Inscription

「暫は鶴の一声聞まゝに又声ひゞく人の山彦 森戯亭歌仙」「声かけ霞の袖や鶴ひしに日の出目出たく見ゆる初春 万間高盛」「筋隈のあかねさす日や初春に声もめてたき鶴ひしの袖 松廼屋其成」「見るに升花もゑみ升栄え升をさなき春を添るそゝ★ 森羅亭」

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection