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Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Kujaku Saburô

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Play: Uruôtôshi Meika no Homare Theater: Miyako

Signed

Sharaku ga 写楽画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo 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, 1794 (Kansei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Dai Sharaku ten (1995), #064; Ukiyo-e shûka 11 (1979), list #074

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14.5 cm (12 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7267

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints