Actor Osagawa Tsuneyo II as the courtesan Miyagino (?)

二代目小佐川常世の宮城野ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 4th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #441

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 15 cm (12 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4351

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Go Taiheiki Shiraishi-banashi (?)
Theater: Morita (?)
碁太平記白石噺(ごたいへいきしらいしばなし)ヵ
 森田ヵ

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, 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