Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô III as Gokuin Sen'emon

三代目松本幸四郎の極院千右衛門(雁金五人男の内)

Japanese
Edo period
1768 (Meiwa 5), 7th month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14.1 cm (12 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4765

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two sheets of a pentapytych (?): 21.4764, 21.4765

Play: Ayatsuri Kabuki Ôgi
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

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