Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VI as Soga no Gorô Tokimune

六代市川団十郎の曽我の五郎時宗

Japanese
Edo period
1795 (Kansei 7), 1st month
Artist Tôshûsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–1795), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Sharaku (2011), #190; Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #109; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #139

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 13.5 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7261

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Nido no Kake Katsuiro Soga
Theater: Kiri
再魁☆曽我(にどのかけかついろそが)
 桐

Signed

Sharaku ga
写楽画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

December 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from L. E. Charnley; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection