Actor Ichikawa Yaozô II as Sukeroku

二代目市川八百蔵の助六

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 14.9 cm (12 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6090

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sukeroku Yukari no Hatsu Sakura
Theater: Ichimura
助六所縁はつ桜
 市村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#252); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection