Actor Ichikawa Danjurô II as Sukeroku

二代市川団十郎の助六

Japanese
Edo period
1740s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Vever cat. 1 (1976), #36

Dimensions

Wide hashira-e; 68.6 x 23.5 cm (27 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5730

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hôgetsudô shômei kongen Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu
方月堂正名根元奥村文角政信正筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

August 1914 purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection