Actors Bandô Mitsugorô I as the Maskmaker (Men-uchi) Mega Magosaburô and Arashi Konomatsu as Kôchibei's Daughter Tsumagi

初代坂東三津五郎の面打(めんうち)妻鹿(めが)孫三郎、嵐此松の河内兵衛娘妻木

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 32.2 x 21.5 cm (12 11/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6160

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (shosa): Mitsu Men
Play (kaomise): Sakikaese Yuki no Mi-Yoshino
Theater: Morita
三ツ面
荘雪三吉野(さきかえせゆきのみよしの)
 森田

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

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