Actor Segawa Kikunojô II in the Lion Dance (Shakkyô)

二代瀬川菊之丞の石橋

Japanese
Edo period
1768 (Meiwa 5), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.9 cm (12 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4215

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Kaomise): Ima o Sakari Suehiro Genji
Theater: Nakamura
今於盛末広源氏(いまおさかりすえひろげんじ)
 中村

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection