Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as a Mendicant Monk (Gannin bôzu)

初代尾上松助の願人坊主

Japanese
Edo period
1787 (Tenmei 7), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #611

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.1 x 14.8 cm (12 1/4 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6147

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Ide no Yamabuki
Theater: Nakamura
けいせい井堤☆(けいせいいでのやまぶき)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

January 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection