Actor Nakamura Jûzô II

二代目中村十蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1773 (An'ei 2)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Similar design: Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #196

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 13.7 cm (12 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4006

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The actor played in Edo from fall 1771 to fall 1774.

Theater: Morita

Signed

Shunshô ga (at left, partially cut off)
春章画

Provenance

July 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection