Actor Segawa Kikunojo III as the Florist Okiku, Actually Fox Kojorô

三代目瀬川菊之丞の草花うりお菊実ハ小女郎狐

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #454

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 14 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.205

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: *11.24965 (deaccessioned in 2012), 20.205

Play: Mure Takamatsu Yuki no Shirahata
Theater: Ichimura
群高松雪旙(むれたかまつゆきのしらはた)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams