Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Fox Okiku (Okiku-gitsune)

三代目瀬川菊之丞のお菊狐

Japanese
Edo period
1782 (Tenmei 2), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 14.7 cm (12 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4348

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Tsurigitsune Hana no Kakewana
Theater: Nakamura
釣狐花設罠(つりぎつねはなのかけわな)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection