One sheet of incomplete pentaptych. MFA impressions: 11.18847 (CR), 21.7149-51 (CR, C, CL), 21.4056 (CL), 21.4057 (R), 34.376 (CL) Play: Sukeroku Kuruwa no Natorigusa Theater: Nakamura The actors performed in these roles in the first month and again in the fifth month.
Shunshô ga 春章画
September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1782 (Tenmei 2)
- Artist Katsukawa Shunshô, Japanese, 1726–1792
Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #s 33-7 (complete pentaptych)
Hosoban; 30.6 x 14.9 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper