Actors Ichikawa Danzo IV as Sutoku-in (R) and Osagawa Tsuneyo II as the Heavenly Maiden of Itsukushima (L)

四代目市川團蔵の崇徳院  二代目小佐川常世の厳島の天女

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #456 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Hosoban diptych; 31.5 x 14.3 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.436-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 54.436 (right), 54.437 (left)

Play: Tokimeku ya O-Edo no Hatsuyuki
Theater: Morita
時萌於江戸初雪(ときめくやおえどのはつゆき)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24