Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Prince Takanori

初代尾上松助の高純親王

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.4 cm (12 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.194

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 20.194 (right sheet only), 11.18818VR (11.18818, 11.18843, 20.22) (complete)

Play: Kaeribana Eiyû Taiheiki
Theater: Nakamura
帰花英雄太平記(かえりばなえいゆうたいへいき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams