Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Tomoe Gozen in a Shibaraku scene

三代瀬川菊之丞の巴御前

Japanese
Edo period
1788 (Tenmei 8), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 14.4 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6110

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Natori Soga
Theater: Kiri
けいせい優曽我(けいせいなとりそが)
 桐

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

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