Actor Ichikawa Yaozô II as Soga no Jûrô

二代目市川八百蔵の曽我十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 1st month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 15 cm (12 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4709

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Soga Moyô Aigo no Wakamatsu
Theater: Nakamura
曽我(衣+我)愛護若松(そがもようあいごのわかまつ)
 中村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

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