Actors Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Akaneya Hanshichi and Yamashita Mangiku as Sankatsu

「市川門之助」(二代目)、「山下万菊」

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1), 8th month
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Hokusai (2013), #5

Dimensions

Hosoban; 27.9 x 13.2 cm (11 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.229

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shunrô ga

春郎画

Provenance

By 1954, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts; sold by Worcester to MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

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