Actor Ichikawa Yaozô I as Shinozuka Iga no Kami in a Shibaraku scene

「しはらくの出羽 篠塚伊賀守 市川八百蔵」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1767 (Meiwa 4), 11th month
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820), Publisher Iseya Kôshichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.1 x 14.2 cm (11 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.442

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Taiheiki Shizunome Furisode
Theater: Nakamura

This was the first time that Yaozô played a Shibaraku scene.
太平記賎振袖(たいへいきしずのめふりそで)
 中村

Signed

Kitao Shigemasa ga
北尾重政画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection