Actor Segawa Kikunojô III as Koito

三代目瀬川菊之丞の小絲

Japanese
Edo period
1783 (Tenmei 3), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.1 x 22.5 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6156

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Yanagi no Ito Koi no Odamaki
Theater: Nakamura
柳糸恋苧環
 中村座

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection