Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Hiranoya Tokubei

二代目市川門之助の平野屋徳兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1792 (Kansei 4), 2nd month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.4 x 14 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.494

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possible diptych: 21.5987 (left), 54.494 (right)

Play: Wakamurasaki Edokko Soga (Part 2, added in 2nd month to play that opened in 1st month)
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shun'ei ga

春英画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24