Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Akamatsu Masanori

初代尾上松助の赤松政則

Japanese
Edo period
1786 (Tenmei 6), 8th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.4 x 14.6 cm (12 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6075

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Part of a larger polyptych, with 21.7291-3.

Play: Muromachi Onna Bunshô
Theater: Kiri
室町嬬文章(むろまちおんなぶんしょう)
 桐

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection