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Actor Ôtani Sorohei as a Porter

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Signed

Kunimasa ga 国政画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

February 10-12, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Carl Schraubstadter sale, American Art Art Galleries, New York; 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, 1796 (Kansei 8), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.025

Dimensions

Hosoban, left sheet of diptych; 30.3 x 14 cm (11 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7026

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints