Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Kinokuni Bunzô (?)

三代目沢村宗十郎の紀の国文蔵ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1797 (Kansei 9), 1st month (?)
Artist Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773–1810), Publisher Iseya Magobei (Iseson, Isemago) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.043

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.8 x 24.7 cm (13 5/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7021

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sato Kotoba Awase Kagami (?)
Theater: Kiri (?)

Signed

Kunimasa ga
国政画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection