Actor Ichikawa Komazô II as Soga Jûrô

二代目市川高麗蔵の曾峨十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 1st month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #24; Riccar Art Museum, Ippitsusai Bunchô ten (1978), #16

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.7 x 15.1 cm (12 7/8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4734

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18536, 21.4734

Play: Kagami-ga-ike Omokage Soga
Theater: Nakamura
鏡池俤曽我(かがみがいけおもかげそが)
 中村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection