Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Sekiya Ihei (?)

三代目沢村宗十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1790 (Kansei 2), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.5 x 14.6 cm (12 13/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5984

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Ureshiku Zonji Soga (or: On-ureshiku Zonji Soga)
Theater: Ichimura
うれしく存曽我(うれしくぞんじそが)、御うれしく存曽我(おんうれしくぞんじそが)
 市村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Markings

Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#228); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection