Memorial Portrait of Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VI as Momonoi Wakananosuke, with Nakajima Kanzaemon III as Kô no Moronao/King Enma and Ogino Tôzô as Bannai/a Demon

六代市川団十郎の桃井若狭之丞と三代中島勘左衛門の高師直と荻野東蔵の坂内 (死絵)

Japanese
Edo period
1799 (Kansei 11), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Chester Beatty pl. 90; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), fig. 100; Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.086

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7030

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Markings

Collector's seal (?): unidentified

Provenance

February 10-12, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Carl Schraubstadter sale, American Art Art Galleries, New York; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection