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Actor Sawamura Gennosuke as Abe no Yasuna

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Reprint of a print by Toyokuni I, with false Kunimasa signature. Play: Shinoda Tsumanagori no Kowakare Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Kunimasa ga 国政画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; August 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding; 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, 1802 (Kyôwa 2), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #2.3; Ukiyo-e taikei 9 (1976), #173

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 25.3 cm (14 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7015

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints