Actors Ichikawa Komazô III as Soga no Gorô (R) and Asao Tamesaburô I as Soga no Jûrô (L)

三代目市川高麗蔵の曽我五郎  初代浅尾為三郎の曽我十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1787 (Tenmei 7), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban diptych; 31.3 x 28.7 cm (12 5/16 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6134-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.6134 (left), 21.6135 (right)

Play: Yuki Nazuna Saiwai Soga
Theater: Kiri
雪薺幸曽我
 桐

Signed

Shunkô ga (on each sheet)
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection