Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IV as the Candy Seller (Ameuri) Shichibei, actually Kagekiyo

四代目市川団十郎の飴売り七兵衛実ハ景清

Japanese
Edo period
1767 (Meiwa 4), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.2 x 14.2 cm (11 1/2 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4319

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hatsu Akinai Ômise Soga
Theater: Nakamura
初商大見世曽我(はつあきないおおみせそが)
 中村

Signed

... ga

Markings

Unidentified publisher's mark
Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

December 1916, 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