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Actor Ichikawa Monnosuke II and His Wife

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MFA impressions: 11.19208, 21.5480

Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; February, 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale; 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, about 1783 (Tenmei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0596; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #422, and pl. 177

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.1 x 15.6 cm (13 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5480

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints