Artist: Katsukawa Shunshō (勝川春章)

Print: Onoe Masazō [尾上政蔵] in a kabuki performance of the daishō no mai or sword dance [大小の舞]

Bookmark and Share
Dates: circa 1776,created
Dimensions: 12.875 in,5.875 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese woodblock print

Signed: Shunshō ga(春章画)
Publisher: Toyoshimaya Bunjiemon
(Marks 543 - seal 01-109)

Related links: British Museum - this copy lacks the publisher's seal; Chicago Art Institute - similar Shunshō doing the sword dance;

Physical description:

The name Onoe Masazō appears at the British Museum site online, but nowhere else we can find. Therefore, we are not certain about the name of this performer.