Tachibanaya (Actor Ichikawa Yaozô III as the Fisherman Sazanami no Tatsugorô), from the series Portraits of Actors on Stage (Yakusha butai no sugata-e)
「役者舞台之姿絵 たち花や」 三代目市川八百蔵の漁師さざ波の辰五郎
TNM, Sharaku (2011), #260; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 7, Musée Guimet II (1990), pl. 89; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 8 (1981), #112; Yoshida, "'Yakusha butai no sugata-e' kenkyû," Ukiyo-e 27 (1966), p. 31, #44
Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 24.8 cm (15 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Forms the right sheet of a triptych; 21.6850 is the center sheet.
Play: Otokoyama O-Edo no Ishizue
Censor's seal: kiwame
Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; February 10, 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection