Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Yoichibei
1790 (Kansei 2), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)
Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #644 (right sheet only); TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #1160 (left sheet only)
Hosoban; 32.8 x 14.4 cm (12 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Left sheet of incomplete diptych.
MFA impressions: 11.18260-1 (complete diptych), 21.5974 (left sheet), 11.18248 (right sheet)
Play: Chûkô Ryôgoku Ori
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection