Actor Onoe Matsusuke I in the Wardrobe Room with Ichikawa Kikumaru, from an untitled series of actors backstage

衣装倉の初代尾上松介と市川菊丸

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782–83 (Tenmei 2–3)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #461 and cat. no. 93

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 26.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4292

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

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection