Actor Ichikawa Ebizô (formerly Danjûrô V) as Kemushi Baba

市川蝦蔵(先の五代目市川団十郎)の毛虫ばば

Japanese
Edo period
1792 (Kansei 4), 8th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.1 x 13.6 cm (12 1/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4355

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Mukashi Mukashi Tejiro no Saru
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

December 1916, 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