Actor Onoe Matsusuke I

初代尾上松助

Japanese
Edo period
1791–92
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 14.3 cm (12 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.423

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

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