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; 29.6 x 14 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.139

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
富士雪会稽曽我(ふじのゆきかいけいそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24