Actor Matsumoto Yonesaburô as Fuwa Shozaemon's Daughter (?)

松本米三郎の不破初左衛門の娘ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1796 (Kansei 8), 4th month (?)
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Uemura Yohei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #92; Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.010; Ukiyo-e taisei 10 (1930), #217

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 26.3 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7007

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.14980, 21.7007, 34.363

Play: Edo no Hana Akô no Shiogama
Theater: Kiri
江戸花赤穂塩釜(えどのはなあこうのしおがま)
 桐

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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