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Actor Iwai Kumesaburô as the Geisha Kumekichi

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Play: Godairiki Koi no Fûjime Theater: Miyako

Signed

Sharaku ga 写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

By exchange with Gilbert E. Fuller.

Credit Line

By exchange with Gilbert E. Fuller

Japanese, Edo period, 1795 (Kansei 7), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), reference #W; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #137

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 13.2 cm (11 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.775

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints