Actor Yamashita Mangiku as Oriku

山下万菊のおりく

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.2 x 14.3 cm (12 11/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6096

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (second feature): Yamatogana Ariwara Keizu
Play (main feature): Kuruwa-gayoi Komachi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
倭仮名在原系図(やまとがなありわらけいず)、2番目切狂言、4段目迄
色里透小町曽我(くるわがよいこまちそが)
中村
 1781、辛丑、天明01、05・25

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection