Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Osome

「おそめ 瀬川菊之丞」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1788 (Tenmei 8), 2nd month
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Hokusai (2013), #4

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 13 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.38

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Jôruri): Osome Hisamatsu Ukina no Hatsugasumi
Theater: Kiri

Signed

Shunrô ga
春郎画

Markings

No publisher's mark
版元:なし

Provenance

By 1954, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts; sold by Worcester to MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

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