Actor Segawa Kikunojô I as Mizue Gozen

みずえ御前 「瀬川菊之丞」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1745 (Enkyô 2), 11th month
Artist Yamamoto Shigeharu (Yoshinobu) (Japanese, active 1745–1758), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2200; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 154

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14.7 cm (12 5/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5836

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Suehiro Izu Nikki
Theater: Nakamura
扇伊豆日記(すえひろいずにっき)
 中村

Signed

Yamamoto Heishichirô Shigeharu ga
山本平七郎重春画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection