Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Abe no Yasuna, with a child actor as his son

三代目沢村宗十郎の安部安名

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.2 x 15.2 cm (11 7/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.4027

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Ashiya Dôman Ôuchi Kagami
Theater: Nakamura
芦屋道満大内鑑(あしやどうまんおおうちかがみ)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection