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Actor Yamashita Kinsaku II as Utaura Sono-jo

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Play: Hatsumonbi Kuruwa Soga Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa 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, 1780 (An'ei 9), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 3

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 13 cm (11 5/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4035

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints