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Actors as the Five Chivalrous Women

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Pentaptych, right to left: 21.7306, 21.7307, 21.7308, 21.7309, 21.7310 Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shun'ei ga (on each sheet) 春英画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on each sheet) 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 445); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1792 (Kansei 4), 2nd month

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Nagata et al, The New York and New Jersey Ukiyo-e Collection (exh. cat., 1997), #36 (second sheet from right)

Dimensions

Hosoban pentaptych

Accession Number

21.7306-10

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints