Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Tagasode

三代目瀬川菊之丞の誰袖

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.7 x 15.2 cm (12 7/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.4217

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18737, 21.4217

Play: Shijû Hatte Koi no Showake
Theater: Nakamura
四十八手恋所譯(しじゅうはってこいのしょわけ)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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