Actors Nakamura Sukegorô II (R), Segawa Kikunojô III (C), and Ôtani Hiroji III (L) in a Shosa of a Cockfight

二代目中村助五郎 三代目瀬川菊之丞 三代目大谷広次

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban triptych; 31.4 x 42.1 cm (12 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7146-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7146 (left), 21.7147 (center), 21.7148 (right)

Signed

Shunshô ga (on each sheet)
春章画

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