Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Hiranoya Tokubei

二代目市川門之助の平のや徳兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 4th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 8 (1931), #152 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.5 cm (12 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6174

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych; 54.503 is the left sheet.

Play (Jôruri): Tsumagasane Awase Katabira
Play (main feature): Soga Musume Chôja
Theater: Nakamura
曽我娘長者(そがむすめちょうじゃ)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

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