Actor Onoe Tamizô I
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)
Hosoban; 27.7 x 14.6 cm (10 7/8 x 5 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Before 1779.8, when Tamizô changed the spelling of his name to eliminate the character seen here on his crest.
Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
Artist's seal: Mori uji
Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (LOT # 166); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection