Actor Yamashita Kinsaku II as Utaura Sono-jo

「歌占園女」 二代目山下金作

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 3

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 13 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4035

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

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection