Actor Ôtani Tomoemon I as Gonsuke
1780 (An'ei 9), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)
Hosoban; 31.2 x 15.2 cm (12 5/16 x 6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Left sheet of incomplete diptych.
MFA impressions: 21.4153 (left sheet only), 54.426-7 (complete diptych)
Play: Kanete Kiku Jôruri-zaka
Unidentified collector's seal
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection