Actor Iwai Kumesaburô I as Tomoe Gozen

初代岩井粂三郎の巴御前

Japanese
Edo period
1797 (Kansei 9), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.051; Ukiyo-e taisei 10 (1930), #205

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 28.2 x 25.5 cm (11 1/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7017

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#551); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection