Actor Onoe Kikugorô I as Ukishima Danjô

初代尾上菊五郎の浮島弾正

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 7th month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.5 cm (12 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4719

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shinasadame Sôma Monbi
Theater: Ichimura
粧相馬紋日(しなさだめそうまもんび)
 市村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

July 1913, 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