Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Daihanji Kiyosumi

二代目市川門之助の大判司清澄

Japanese
Edo period
1792 (Kansei 4), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14.2 cm (12 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5976

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Imoseyama Onna Teikin
Theater: Ichimura
妹背山女庭訓(いもせやまおんあていきん)
 市村

21.5973 and 21.5976 appear to be from the same polyptych, although they have been tentatively identified as showing different productions at the same theater.

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection