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Actor Ichikawa Komazô II as a Vendor of White Sake (Shirozake-uri), actually Soga no Jôrô

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Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga 一筆齊文調画

Marks

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Baron Sumitomo; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, 1769 (Meiwa 6), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #023

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.7 x 15 cm (12 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4724

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints