Actors, from the series Chûgiden

Japanese
Edo period
1849
Artist Ryûsai Shigeharu (Japanese, 1803–1853)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25 x 17.4 cm (9 13/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.541.19

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunishige

国重

Provenance

By date unknown, Alfred Greenough Collection, Boston, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker, Milton, MA; 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 17, 2007)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection