Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Soga no Gorô

二代目市川門之助の曾我五郎

Japanese
Edo period
1774 (An'ei 3), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.7 x 14.9 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4140

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Otasurae-zome Soga no Hinagata
Theater: Nakamura
御誂染曽我雛形(おあつらえそがのひながた)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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