Actor Ichimura Uzaemon IX as Yoshiie

九代目市村宇左衛門の義家

Japanese
Edo period
1768 (Meiwa 5), 11th month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.9 x 15.3 cm (12 3/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

34.333

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2192, 34.333

Play: Otokoyama Yunzei Kurabe
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga

一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter