Actors Iwai Hanshirô IV as Soga no Gorô and Yamashita Kinsaku II as Shôshô

四代目岩井半四郎の曽我五郎時致、二代目山下金作の少将

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 1st month
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 14.5 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4749

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kurikaeshi Soga no Odamaki
Theater: Morita
繰返曽我☆(くりかえしそがのおだまき)
 森田

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Baron Sumitomo; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection