Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Osome

二代目市川門之助のお染

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 13.7 cm (12 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5975

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Jôruri, every 5th day): Imose no Kikuzuki
Play (main feature): Edo no Fuji Wakayagi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
妹背の菊月(いもせのきくづき)(浄瑠璃)
江戸富士陽曽我(えどのふじわかやぎそが)
 中村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection