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Actor Onoe Matsusuke I in the Lion Dance (Shakkyô)

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MFA impressions: 11.19077, 21.4185 Play: Onna Aruji Hatsuyuki no Sekai Theater: Morita

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, 1773 (An'ei 2), 11th month

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.2 x 14.8 cm (11 7/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4185

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints