Actors Segawa Kikujirô as Oshichi and Sanjô Kantarô II as Kichisaburô

八百屋お七 「瀬川菊次郎」、吉三郎 「三条勘太郎」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1732 (Kyôhô 17), 3rd month
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Okumura Toshinobu (Japanese, active about 1717–1750)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2376-7 (listed twice?); Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 118

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.6 x 15.6 cm (11 1/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6231

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shôchikubai Kongen Soga
Theater: Ichimura
松竹梅根元曽我(しょうちくばいこんげんそが)
 市村

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

No publisher's mark
版元:なし

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection