Actor Nakamura Matsue III as the Courtesan Agemaki

「けゐせい揚まき 中村松江」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1830 (Bunsei 13/Tenpô 1), 3rd month
Artist Ryûsai Shigeharu (Japanese, 1803–1853), Publisher Tenmaya Kihei (Tenki) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 98; Keyes 1973, #313 (no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 40.2 x 27.7 cm (15 13/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3210.13

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of an incomplete triptych; 11.36209 is the center sheet.

Play: Sukeroku Yukari no Edo-zakura
Theater: Kado
From an album in which the names of the actors were covered with slips of decorative paper.

Signed

Gyokuryûtei Shigeharu ga

玉柳亭重春画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection