Actor Onoe Kikugorô as Ogata Saburô

「おがた三郎 尾上菊五郎」 (初代目尾上菊五郎の尾形三郎)

Japanese
Edo period
1764 (Hôreki 14/Meiwa 1)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #016; Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2243; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #52, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 150

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.4 x 13.3 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.70

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Yae-giku no/ toshi no o fukashi/ koharu tsuki

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24