Actor Sawamura Tanosuke II

「(沢)村田之助」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1813–15
Artist Asayama Ashikuni (Japanese, about 1775–1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Schwaab, Osaka Prints (1989), #7

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 13.6 cm (11 3/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8770

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The impression illustrated by Schwaab lacks the title cartouche but has the signature of Ashikuni.

Sawamura Tanosuke II (1788-1817) acted in Kamigata 11/1813-3/1815 (Keyes).

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

December 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