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Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VI as Soga no Gorô Tokimune

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Play: Nido no Kake Katsuiro Soga Theater: Kiri

Signed

Sharaku ga 写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

December 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from L. E. Charnley; 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, 1795 (Kansei 7), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #109; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #139

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 13.5 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7261

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints