Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Oniô Shinzaemon (?)

初代尾上松助の鬼王新左衛門ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 2nd month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14.2 cm (12 5/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5992

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kuruwa-gayoi Komachi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
色里透小町曽我(くるわがよいこまちそが)
 中村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

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