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Actor Onoe Kikugorô as Ogata Saburô

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Inscription

Poem: Yae-giku no/ toshi no o fukashi/ koharu tsuki

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period, 1764 (Meiwa 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #016; Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2243; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #52, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 150

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.4 x 13.3 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.70

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints