Actor Segawa Kikunojô II as Komachi

二代目瀬川菊之丞の小野小町

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792), Publisher Okumuraya


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 14 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.487

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24