Actors Segawa Kikonojô III as Nuregami no Koshizuka and Matsumoto Kôshirô IV as Ikazuchi Tsurunosuke

四代目松本幸四郎 瀬川菊之丞

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 32.3 x 22.5 cm (12 11/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4372

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4372, 34.380

Play: Umegoyomi Akebono Soga
Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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