Actor Segawa Michinosuke I as Koshimoto Chidori

「こしもとちどり 瀬川路之助」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1801-1807
Artist Utagawa Kunimitsu I (Japanese, active 1800s–early 1830s)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 13.8 cm (12 1/2 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.190

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The actor Segawa Michinosuke I used this name from the 8th month of 1801 to the 11th month of 1807.

Signed

Toyokuni monjin Kunimitsu ga

Provenance

1923, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1923)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis