Actor Kirinoya Gonjûrô, Newly Arrived from Kamigata (Shin kudari) as Fujiwara Shihei
「しんくたり 桐の谷権十郎」 藤原時平ヵ
Artist Unknown, Japanese
Hosoban; 32.4 x 14.5 cm (12 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Gonjûrô III died in 1767.11; Gonjûrô IV took the name in 1801.11. Both were Osaka actors.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection