Actors Yamashita Yaozô as Ono no Komachi and Ichikawa Yaozô II as Yoshimine no Munesada

山下八百蔵の小野小町、二代市川八百蔵の良岑のよし峰の宗貞

Japanese
Edo period
1771 (Meiwa 8), 11th month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #279

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.5 cm (12 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4757

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kuni no Hana Ono no Itsumoji
Theater: Nakamura
倭花小野五文字(くにのはなおののいつもじ)
 中村

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#474); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection