Somenosuke of the Matsubaya, kamuro Wakagi and Wakaba

「松葉内染之助 わかき わかば」

Japanese
Edo period
1790s
Artist Chôkôsai Eishô (Japanese, active 1780–1800), Publisher Murataya Jirobei (Eiyûdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 62.1 x 12 cm (24 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9006

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eishô ga
栄昌画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection