Actor Ichikawa Ebizô III as Akushichibyôe Kagekiyo disguised as a beggar

三代目市川海老蔵の景清

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #327

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.6 x 13.7 cm (11 1/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4128

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kamuri Kotoba Soga no Yukari
Theater: Ichimura
冠言葉曽我由縁(かむりことばそがのゆかり)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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