Actor Ichikawa Yaozo II as Fukakusa no Shôshô

二代目市川八百蔵の深草の少将

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30 x 14.3 cm (11 13/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4138

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18743, 21.4138

Play: Momoyo-giku Iro no Yo no Naka (Jôruri)
Theater: Ichimura
百夜菊の色世の中
 市村

Signed

Katsu Shunshô ga

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