Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Soga no Gorô

二代目市川門之助の曽我五郎

Japanese
Edo period
1782 (Tenmei 2), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 14 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.126

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.6082 (left sheet), RES.54.126 (right sheet); no VR

Play: Nanakusa Yosooi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
七種粧曽我(ななくさよそおいそが)
 中村

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