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Actor Ôtani Hiroji III as Okabe no Rokuyata

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Play: Uwanari Imagawa Jikki Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu hitsu

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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, 1764 (Meiwa 1), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #015; Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2244; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #50, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 149

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.6 x 13.9 cm (12 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4578

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints