Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Kinokuni Bunzô (?)

三代目沢村宗十郎の紀の国文蔵ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1797 (Kansei 9), 1st month (?)
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Ise-Son (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.043

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.8 x 24.7 cm (13 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7021

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sato Kotoba Awase Kagami (?)
Theater: Kiri (?)

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection