Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke I, Center Sheet of a Triptych (Sanpukutsui chû)

「三幅対 中 市川 」 (初代市川門之助)

Japanese
Edo period
early 1720s


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1873 or 1874; pissibly the left sheeet of the triptych: Ukiyo-e taisei 2 (1931)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.7 x 15.9 cm (13 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.188

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

From the same triptych: 11.19118 (right sheet), 28.188 (center sheet)

Signed

Yamato gakô Okumura Toshinobu hitsu
大和画工 奥村利信筆

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Brown's Group and Mrs. Gilbert E. Fuller