Actor Onoe Tamizô I as Ofusa

初代尾上多見蔵のおふさ

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 15 cm (12 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4343

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Honchô-sodachi Ukina no Hanamuko (or: Ito-zakura Honchô-sodachi)
Theater: Nakamura
本町育浮名花聟(ほんちょうそだちうきなのはなむこ)=糸桜本町育(いとざくらほんちょうそだち)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, 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