Actor Ichimura Uzaemon IX as Takeda Shingen

九代目市村宇左衛門の武田信玄

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 14.7 cm (12 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4180

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18713, 21.4180

Play: Taki no Ito Yuraku Tama no O
Theater: Ichimura
滝糸動玉緒(たきのいとゆらくたまのお)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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