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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V as the renegade monk Wantetsu from Ôkamidani

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. MFA impressions: 11.18873, 21.4122 Play: Date Nishiki Tsui no Yumitori Theater: Morita

Signed

(this sheet unsigned; Shunshô ga on right sheet)

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, 1778 (An'ei 7), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #396 (complete diptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.8 x 14.1 cm (11 3/4 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4122

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints