Actor Segawa Kikunojô 3Rd As Oshizu, The Wife Of Tanabe Bunzô From The Play
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.515
People
Tôshûsai Sharaku, Japanese ( active 1794 - 1795)
Title
Actor Segawa Kikunojô 3rd as Oshizu, the Wife of Tanabe Bunzô from the Play "Hana-Ayame Bunroku Soga" (Miyako-za)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Hana-Ayame Bunroku Soga: Segawa Kikunojô (Oshizu) [Miyako-za]
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
Late Edo period, 1794 (5th month)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, Late, 1789-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock print in "ôban" format; ink, color and mica on paper, with printed signature reading "Tôshûsai Sharaku ga"
Dimensions
Paper: H. 36.9 cm x W. 23.7 cm (14 1/2 x 9 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Tôshûsai Sharaku ga
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.515
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Masterworks of Ukiyo-e, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 07/20/1996 - 01/12/1997

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted