Actors Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Yoshiie, Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Kagemasa (R), Iwai Hanshirô IV as Utô, and Segawa Kikunojô III as Yasukata (L)

三代目沢村宗十郎の義家、二代目市川門之助の景政   四代目岩井半四郎の善知鳧、三代目瀬川菊之丞の安方

Japanese
Edo period
1782 (Tenmei 2), 11th month
Attributed to Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Diptych; 18 x 27.3 cm (7 1/16 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7158-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.7158 (left), 21.7159 (right)

Play (Jôruri): Mutsumashi-tsuki Koi no Tetori (Opportunism in Love in the First Month of the Year)
Theater: Nakamura
浄瑠璃 睦月恋手取 (むつましつきこひのてとり)
 中村

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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