Actor Sanogawa Ichimatsu I as Koshô Kichisaburô

初代佐野川市松の小姓吉三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1742 (Kanpô 2), 1st month
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #268; Ukiyo-e zenshû I (1957), fig. 130; Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #146

Dimensions

Wide hashira-e; 69.5 x 24.3 cm (27 3/8 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5754

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Musume Soga Gaijin Yashima
Theater: Nakamura
娘曽我鎧陣八島(むすめそがかいじんやしま)
 中村

Signed

Hôgetsudô shômei Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu
方月堂正名奥村文角政信正筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; September 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