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Actor Onoe Matsusuke I as the Ghost of Ki no Natora

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Play: Kiku no En Mukashi no Miyako Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shun'ei ga 春英画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

January 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Vignier collection; 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, 1791 (Kansei 3), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #661

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.2 x 14.8 cm (12 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5993

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints