Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Kewaizaka no Shôshô

二代目市川門之助のけはい坂の少将

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagata et al, The New York and New Jersey Ukiyo-e Collection (exh. cat., 1997), #168; Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #330

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 15 cm (12 3/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4023

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sono Kyôdai Fuji no Sugatami
Theater: Morita
其兄弟富士姿見(そのきょうだいふじのすがたみ)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Collector's seal: Tadamasa

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection