Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Kujaku Saburô

三代目沢村宗十郎の孔雀三郎

Japanese
Edo period
1794 (Kansei 6)
Artist Tôshûsai Sharaku (Japanese, active 1794–1795), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM, Sharaku (2011), #148; Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #064; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #074

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14.5 cm (12 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7267

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Uruôtôshi Meika no Homare
Theater: Miyako
閏訥子名和歌誉(うるおうとしめいかのほまれ)
 都

Signed

Sharaku ga
写楽画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection