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Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô V as Ono Sadakurô

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Play: Kanadehon Chûshingura Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 21, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Jacquin 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, 1816 (Bunka 13), 7th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 26.1 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6978

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints