Actor Ichimura Uzaemon IX as Hanagata Shumenosuke

九代目市村宇左衛門の花形主馬之助

Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.5 x 14.4 cm (12 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4214

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (shosa): Imayô Musume Dôjô-ji
Play (main feature): Edo no Hana Wakayagi Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Katsukawa Shunshô ga
勝川春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin
Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#254); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection