Actor Yamashita Kinsaku II as Kikusui Gozen (?)

二代目山下金作の菊水御前ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 11th month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #415

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.5 x 15.1 cm (12 13/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4021

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kaeribana Eiyû Taiheiki (?)
Theater: Nakamura (?)
帰花英雄太平記(かえりばなえいゆうたいへいき)ヵ
 中村ヵ

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

January 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from L. E. Charnley; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection