Actor Nakamura Noshio II as Yamauba

二代目中村野塩の山姥

Japanese
Edo period
1796 (Kansei 8), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Yama-Zen


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.031

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 24.5 cm (14 3/4 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7018

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Seiwa Nidai Ôyose Genji
Theater: Miyako
清和二代遨源氏(せいわにだいおおよせげんじ)
 都

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

July 1914, 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