Actor Segawa Kikunojô III in a Shakkyô Dance

三代目瀬川菊之丞の石橋

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 4th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.2 x 14.9 cm (12 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6108

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shûchaku Aioi Jishi
Theater: Ichimura

Memorial performance for the 7th anniversary of the death of Kikunojô II.
執着相生獅子(しゅうちゃくあいおいじし)
 市村

二代目菊之丞七回忌追善興行

Signed

Katsukawa Shunkô ga
勝川春好画

Markings

Collector's seal: Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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