Actor Ichimura Uzaemon IX as Fox Genkurô

九代目市村宇左衛門の源九郎狐

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 14.4 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4212

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Kaomise): Chigo Torii Tobiire Kitsune
Theater: Ichimura
児華表飛入阿紫(ちごとりいとびいりきつね)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Collector's seal (unidentified)

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection