The Eleventh Month (Shimotsuki): Actor Bandô Mitsugorô III as the Heron Maiden (Sagi musume), from the series Twelve Months (Jûnikagetsu no uchi)

「十二ヶ月之内 霜月」 三代目坂東三津五郎の鷺娘

Japanese
Edo period
1813 (Bunka 10), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waseda db 101-7080; another print giving the name of the role: 101-7077

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 22.2 cm (14 7/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1218

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The actor’s name and the mark of publisher Tsuruya Kinsuke were along the left side, cut off of this impression.

Play (shosa, finale of Part 2): Shiki no Nagame Yosete no Mitsu Dai
Play (main feature): Sono Omokage Date no Utsushi-e
Theater: Nakamura
四季詠寄三大字(しきのながめよせてみつだい) 長唄
其面影伊達写絵(そのおもかげだてのうつしえ)
中村、二番目大切
 1813、文化10、03・07

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Markings

No censor's seal
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection