Actors Onoe Tamizô I and Segawa Kikunojô III

初代尾上民蔵 三代瀬川菊之丞

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 13.5 cm (11 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4740

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Before 1779.8, when Tamizô changed the spelling of his name to eliminate the character seen here on his crest.

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection