Actor Sakata Hangorô III as Kosodate Kannonbô

三代目坂田半五郎の子育て観音坊

Japanese
Edo period
1794 (Kansei 6), 7th month
Artist Tôshûsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–1795), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #031; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #032

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.9 x 15.3 cm (12 15/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.5828

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Sanbon Karakasa
Theater: Miyako
けいせい三本傘(けいせいさんぼんからかさ)
 都

Signed

Tôshûsai Sharaku ga
東洲斎写楽画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection