Actor Ichimura Uzaemon IX as Soga no Gorô

九代目市村宇左衛門の曽我五郎

Japanese
Edo period
1773 (An'ei 2), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.4 x 14.4 cm (12 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1949

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 11.18636VR (11.18636, 11.18655), 11.1949 (left sheet only)

Play: Edo no Haru Meisho Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunshô ga

春章画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection