Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô V as Awa no Jûrôbei

五代目松本幸四郎

Japanese
Edo period
1802 (Kyôwa 2), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #167

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.9 x 24.6 cm (14 1/8 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7014

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.7014, 53.22 (different editions, with different colors, titles, marks)

Play: Sao no Uta Koi no Shiranami
Theater: Ichimura
操歌恋白浪(さおのうたこいのしらなみ)
 市村

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
No publisher's mark
改印:極

Provenance

January 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection