Actor Jitsukawa Enzaburô I as Jûrô Sukenari, from the series Tales of Loyalty and Heroism (Chûkô buyû den)

「忠孝武勇伝 十郎助なり」 初代実川延三郎

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848
Artist Gosôtei Hirosada (Japanese, active 1826–1863, died about 1865)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24 x 16.8 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.541.49

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hirosada

広貞

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection