Actor Ichikawa Yaozô III as Ôboshi Yuranosuke

三代目市川八百蔵の大星由良之助

Japanese
Edo period
1786 (Tenmei 6), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.7 x 14.8 cm (12 7/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4273

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura
Theater: Nakamura
仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)
 中村

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)
Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#499); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection