Actor Sakata Hangorô III as Teranishi Kanshin

三代目坂田半五郎の寺西閑心

Japanese
Edo period
1788 (Tenmei 8), 2nd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 13.9 cm (12 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6087

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 21.6087 (R only), 21.6141-3 (complete triptych)

Play: Keisei Azuma Kagami
Theater: Nakamura
傾城吾妻鑑
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection