Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Tamagiku

三代目瀬川菊之丞の玉菊

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (Ansei 9), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 8 (1930), #153 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.1 x 14.4 cm (12 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6109

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

Play: Kanete Kiku Jôruri-zaka
Theater: Ichimura
聴浄瑠璃坂(かねてきくじょうるりざか)
 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