Actors Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as Chôemon and Segawa Kikunojô III as Ohan

四代目松本幸四郎 三代瀬川菊之丞

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 4th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #468 and pl. 97

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 32 x 22.5 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4371

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4371, 34.378

Play (second feature, 1 of 3 on alternate days): Michiyuki Segawa no Adanami
Play (main feature): Kabuki no Hana Bandai Soga
Theater: Ichimura
道行瀬川の仇浪(みちゆきせがわのあだなみ)
劇所花万代曽我(かぶきのはなばんだいそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection