Actor Ôtani Hiroemon III as Yasha Tarô Tokihide

三代目大谷廣右衛門の夜叉太郎時秀

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14.4 cm (12 3/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4154

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.13460, 21.4154

Play (Kaomise): Masakado Kamuri no Katsuyuki
Theater: Nakamura
将門冠初雪(まさかどかむりのはつゆき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

November 1912, purchased 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