Actor Yoshizawa Sakinosuke III and a Servant with a Lantern

供の先導で夜道を歩く三代目芳沢崎之助

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #354; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #252, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 332

Dimensions

Wide hashira-e; 52.2 x 20.7 cm (20 9/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4531

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

November 27, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection