Actor Nakamura Jûzô II as Katagiri Yajûrô

二代目中村十蔵の片桐弥十郎

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.1 x 15.1 cm (12 5/8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4204

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 11.18884-5 (complete diptych), 21.4204 (left sheet only)

Play: Keisei Momiji no Uchikake
Theater: Morita
けいせい紅葉襠(けいせいもみじのうちかけ)
 森田

Signed

Katsukawa Shunshô ga
勝川春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection