Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Kaidômaru

二代目市川門之助の怪童丸

Japanese
Edo period
1785 (Tenmei 5), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 14 cm (12 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.461

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly a diptych: 54.461 (right), 21.6111 (left)

Play: Otokoyama Furisode Genji
Theater: Kiri
男山娘源氏(おとこやまふりそでげんじ)
 桐

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

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