Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke as Onitsugu

「おにつぐ」 市川門之助

Japanese
Edo period
1725 (Kyôhô 10), 11th month
Artist Okumura Toshinobu (Japanese, active about 1717–1750), Publisher Emiya (Uemura) Kichiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1944 (or 1942?); Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #118 (other impression)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 34.4 x 16.1 cm (13 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6228

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19124, 21.6628

Signed

Okumura Toshinobu hitsu
奥村利信筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#439); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection