Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as the Temple Page Shiragiku

二代目市川門之助のしら菊

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #184

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 14.2 cm (12 1/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4017

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Haru wa Soga Akebono-zôshi
Theater: Nakamura
春曽我曙草紙(はるのそがあけぼのぞうし)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

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