Actor Sawamura Tanosuke III as the Female Bandit (Onna tôzoku) Omatsu

「女盗賊於松 沢村田之助」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), 1st month
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Iseya Kanekichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 × 25.2 cm (14 11/16 × 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.892

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.892, 11.16435, 11.39850

Play: Momochidori Sakigake Soga
Theater: Morita
百鵆魁曽我(ももちどりさきがけそが)
 守田

Signed

Kunichika ga
国周画

Markings

Censor's seal: Ox 1 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:丑正改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock