Actors Ichikawa Masugorô as Yonosuke and Sodesaki Kikutarô as a Woman Bathing

「世之助 市川升五郎 袖さき菊太郎」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1731 (Kyôhô 16)
Artist Okumura Toshinobu (Japanese, active about 1717–1750), Publisher Okumuraya


Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1970; Tôbu bijutsukan, Edo no hana kabuki-e ten (1999), #38; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #292; Ukiyo-e zenshû I (1957), fig. 57

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 15.2 cm (12 3/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.6234

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Nihon gakô Okumura Toshinobu hitsu
日本画工 奥村利信筆

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection