Play: Kabuki no Hana Bandai Soga Theater: Ichimura Possibly the left sheet of a diptych, with 11.18454, 11.25178.
Shunjô ga 春常画
November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar Sale (lot 52); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1781 (Tenmei 1), 3rd month
- Artist Katsukawa Shunjô, Japanese, died in 1787
Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #718
Hosoban; 30.7 x 13.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper