Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Hayano Kanpei

「早の勘平 市川門之助」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 9th month
Artist Kitao Masanobu (Santô Kyôden) (Japanese, 1761–1816), Publisher Okumuraya


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano et al., Chûshingura VII (Akôshi, 2014), list #1-60, photo p. 29

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 13.6 cm (12 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.304

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura
Theater: Nakamura
仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)
 中村

Signed

Kitao Masanobu ga
北尾政演画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24