Saruwaka-machi: Actor Kawarazaki Sanshô (Kawarazaki Gonjûrô I) in a Shibaraku Scene, from the series Thirty-six Views in the Eastern Capital (Tôto sanjûrokkei no uchi)

「東都三十六景之内 猿若町 しばらく かはら崎三升」(初代河原崎権十郎)

Japanese
Edo period
1864 (Bunkyû 4/Genji 1), 11th month
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Ômiya Kyûjirô (Kiyûdô) (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.3 × 24.7 cm (13 7/8 × 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2016.927

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunichika ga
国周画

Markings

Censor's seal: Rat 11 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Katada Hori Chô
改印:子十一改
彫師:片田彫長

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016