Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as Osono

二代目瀬川菊之丞のおその

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 19.8 x 13.8 cm (7 13/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.580

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.580, RES.54.139

Play: Fuji no Yuki Kaikei Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunshô ga

春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection