Actor Ichikawa Hakuen I (the former Ichikawa Danjûrô V) Making an Announcement (kôjô) at the Nakamura theater

口上 「市川白猿」(初代、前の五代目市川団十郎)

Japanese
Edo period
1798 (Kansei 10), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.5 x 15 cm (13 3/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6033

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Hana to Mimasu Yoshino no Miyuki
Theater: Nakamura
花三升吉野深雪(はなとみますよしののみゆき)
 中村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

August 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection