Actor Ichikawa Ebizô II

「市川海老蔵」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1736 (Kyôhô 21/Genbun 1)
Artist Nishimura Shigenobu (Japanese, active about 1724–1735), Publisher Iwaiya


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2057; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 148

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.1 x 15 cm (12 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5888

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Nishimura Shigenobu hitsu
西村重信筆

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