Actor Ichikawa Danzô IV as Rokkaku Ôinosuke

四代目市川団蔵の六角大炊之助

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e zenshû 5 (1957), fig. 37 (complete diptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 14.6 cm (12 5/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4121

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 11.18603 (left), 21.4121 (right) (no VR)

Play: Sakikaese Yuki no Mi-Yoshino
Theater: Morita
荘雪三吉野(さきかえせゆきのみよしの)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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