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Actor Sakata Hangorô II as the sumo wrestler Kujaku Saburô Narihira (?)

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Play: Sugata no Hana Yuki no Kuronushi (?) Theater: Ichimura (?)

Signed

Shunkô ga 春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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, 1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month (?)

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #554

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 13.5 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6088

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints