Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Aburaya Osome

三代瀬川菊之丞の油屋おそめ

Japanese
Edo period
1796 (Kansei 8), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Uemura Yohei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #50; Nihon hanga bijutsu zenshû, v. 3 (1961), #31

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 24.8 cm (15 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6026

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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