Actor Osagawa Tsuneyo II as Tsukisayo

月さよ 「小佐川常世」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1), 1st month
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Izawa, "Katsushika Shunrô...," Ukiyo-e geijutsu 79 (1983), p. 16, #18

Dimensions

Hosoban; 27 x 11.8 cm (10 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1323.17

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Edo no Fuji Wakayagi Soga
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunrô ga

春郎画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection