Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Utô

五代目市川団十郎の善知鳥

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.4 x 14.7 cm (11 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6163

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (jôruri): Kumo no Uwaki Chidori no Kayoiji
Play (main feature): Tsukisenu Haru Hagoromo Soga
Theater: Ichimura
雲浮気千鳥通路(くものうわきちどりのかよいじ)
常盤花羽衣曽我(つきせぬはるはごろもそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection