Shibaraku of Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII, from the series Acting Skills of the Ichikawa Family, a Triptych (Mimasuke no gei, sanmai tsuzuki)

「三升家のげい 三枚続」 七代目市川団十郎の暫

Japanese
Edo period
about 1818–24 (early Bunsei era)
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba Museum, Edo no surimono (1997), #32; Christie's Sale Catalogue #7576 (October 23, 1992), lot #34

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21.3 x 18.3 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9280

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Poem by Kitsujuen Sanae (Gogawa Circle)
 名の鰕も素襖の柿もたいたいに やはりお江戸のかさりものなり  橘樹園早苗

Signed

Ôju Hokkei ga
応需北渓画

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection