Actor Osagawa Tsuneyo II as the Wetnurse (Menoto) Onoe

二代目小佐川常世のめのと尾上

Japanese
Edo period
1790 (Kansei 2), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.5 cm (12 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6120

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.6120 (right), 54.462 (left); no VR

Play: Haru no Nishiki Date-zome Soga
Theater: Nakamura
春錦伊達染曽我(はるのにしきだてそめそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#294); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection