Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as Yuranosuke

初代尾上松助

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano et al., Chûshingura VII (Akô-shi, 2014), list #1-77 (no photo)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6073

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura
Theater: Nakamura
仮名手本忠臣蔵(かなでほんちゅうしんぐら)
 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