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Memorial Portrait of Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VI as Momonoi Wakananosuke, with Nakajima Kanzaemon III as Kô no Moronao/King Enma and Ogino Tôzô as Bannai/a Demon

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Signed

Kunimasa ga 国政画

Marks

Collector's seal (?): unidentified

Provenance

February 10-12, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Carl Schraubstadter sale, American Art Art Galleries, New York; 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, 1799 (Kansei 11), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Chester Beatty pl. 90; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), fig. 100; Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), list #1.086

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7030

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints