Actor Segawa Rokô III in two roles, as a Woman of Ohara and a Blind Man, in a Dance of the Four Seasons (Shiki no shosa)

「四季之所作 三代目 瀬川路考」 大原女、座頭

Japanese
Edo period
1805 (Bunka 2), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Sumimaruya Jinsuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 101-6833 (different edition)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.2 x 22.8 cm (13 7/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

51.24

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Nori no Hana Shiki no Utena
Theater: Nakamura

A memorial performance on the occasion of the 33rd anniversary of the death of Segawa Kikunojô II.
法花四季台(のりのはなしきのうてな)
 中村

二代目瀬川菊之丞三十三回忌追善

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis W. Black to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis W. Black