Actor Yamashita Mangiku I as Osan

初代山下万菊のおさん

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #579

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.3 x 14.4 cm (11 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.29

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kitekaeru Nishiki no Wakayaka
Theater: Nakamura
極飜錦壮貌(きてかえるにしきのわかやか)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams