Actor Ôtani Tokuji I as Yume no Ichibei

初代大谷徳治の夢の市兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1789 (Tenmei 9/Kansei 1), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 15 cm (12 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6083

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sono Omokage Asamagadake
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection