Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô III as Akita Jônosuke

三代目松本幸四郎の秋田城之助

Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 14.4 cm (12 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4003

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Kawaranu Hana Sakae Hachi-no-ki
Theater: Nakamura
常花栄鉢木(かわらぬはなさかえはちのき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection