Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Gannin Shôwai Oshô

初代尾上松助の願人性悪和尚(がんにんしょうわるおしょう)

Japanese
Edo period
1787 (Tenmei 7), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.5 cm (12 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6077

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (main feature): Keisei Ide no Yamabuki
Theater: Nakamura
けいせい井堤☆(けいせいいでのやまぶき)
中村
天明07 (1787)・05・
(But see also 11.18333, which seems to be the same role but has been dated to 1790.)

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#391); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection