Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Asahina

初代尾上松助の朝比奈

Japanese
Edo period
1782 (Tenmei 2), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 14.5 cm (12 9/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6082

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.6082 (left sheet), RES.54.126 (right sheet); no VR

Play: Nanakusa Yosooi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
七種粧曽我(ななくさよそおいそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

November 1912, 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