Actors Segawa Tomisaburô II as the Courtesan Toyama and Ishikawa Kurizô as Higashiyama Yoshiwakamaru

三代目瀬川富三郎の傾城遠山と市川栗蔵の東山義若丸

Japanese
Edo period
1794 (Kansei 6), 7th month
Artist Tôshûsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–1795), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #032; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #033

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 15.2 cm (12 15/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.7258

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Keisei Sanbon Karakasa (The Three Parasols of the Courtesan)
Theater: Miyako
けいせい三本傘(けいせいさんぼんからかさ)
 都

Signed

Tôshûsai Sharaku ga
東洲斎写楽画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

May 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from K. Matsuki; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection