Actor Segawa Kikunojo III as the Wisteria Girl

三代目瀬川菊之丞の藤娘

Japanese
Edo period
1791 (Kansei 3), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #1147

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.2 cm (12 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.25

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Shosa): Satsuki-giku Nanishi Ôtsu-e
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shun'ei ga

春英画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams