Actors Sawamura Sôjûrô II as Shunkan and Azuma Tôzô II as Oyasu

二代目沢村宗十郎の俊寛、二代目吾妻藤蔵のおやす

Japanese
Edo period
1768 (Meiwa 5), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #76

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.4 x 13.6 cm (11 3/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.592

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hime Komatsu Ne no Hi no Asobi
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunshô ga

春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection