Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Seigen

二代目市川門之助の清水寺清玄

Japanese
Edo period
1783 (Tenmei 3), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #1095 (with image on scroll and signature of Katsukawa Shunkô); Ukiyo-e zenshû 5 (1957), fig. 64 (same as TNM)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.1 x 14.3 cm (12 5/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5977

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Edo no Hana Mimasu Soga
Theater: Nakamura
江戸花三升曽我(えどのはなみますそが)
 中村

Signed

Unsigned
無款

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