Actor Yamashita Kinsaku II as Mankô Gozen

二代目山下金作の満江御前

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #431

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 14.7 cm (12 13/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4270

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hatsumonbi Kuruwa Soga
Theater: Nakamura
初紋日郭曽我(はつもんびくるわそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection