Kabuki Characters Nikki Danjô and Arajishi Otokonosuke Imitating a Monkey Performance

仁木弾正と荒獅子男之介の猿廻し見立

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 23.8 x 30.1 cm (9 3/8 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10135

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige gihitsu
広重戯筆

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:福、村松
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1915, acquired 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