Actor Sakata Hangorô III as Akazawa Jûnai

三代目坂田半五郎の赤沢十内

Japanese
Edo period
1792 (Kansei 4), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 14 cm (12 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.173

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 34.374VR (34.374a-c, 54.446); RES.54.173 (center left sheet, corresponding to 34.374c)

Play: Wakamurasaki Edokko Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shun'ei ga

春英画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—MFA Chinese Expedition, 1923-24