Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as a Fox

三代目瀬川菊之丞の狐

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30 x 14.9 cm (11 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6124

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 11.18328 (L), 21.6124 (R) (no virtual record)

Play (kaomise): Mure Takamatsu Yuki no Shirahata
Theater: Ichimura
群高松雪旙(むれたかまつゆきのしらはた)
 市村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection