Actor Onoe Tamizô I as the Courtesan Michinoku

初代尾上民蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1774 (An'ei 3), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 13.8 cm (11 3/4 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4234

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18730, 21.4234

Play: Yui Kanoko Date-zome Soga
Theater: Ichimura
結鹿子伊達染曽我(ゆいかのこだてぞめそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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