Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as the Courtesan Hitachi

二代目瀬川菊之丞のけいせい常陸

Japanese
Edo period
1771 (Meiwa 8), 2nd month
Publisher Okumuraya


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 13.9 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.134

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Wada Sakamori Osame no Mitsugumi (Wada’s Carousal: The Last Drink With a Set of Three Cups)
Theater: Ichimura

Other impressions: Honolulu, British Museum
和田酒盛納三組(わださかもりをさめのみつぐみ)
 市村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

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