Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Tomoe Gozen

三代瀬川菊之丞の巴御前

Japanese
Edo period
1786 (Tenmei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Iwatoya Kisaburô (Eirindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6002

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of diptych; 11.18224 is the left sheet.

Play: Onna Musha Kiku no Sen’yo Ki
Theater: Morita
女武者菊千葉騎(おんあむしゃきくのせんよき)
 森田

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

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