Actor Nakamura Kumenosuke

中村久米助

Japanese
Edo period
1771 (Meiwa 8), 11th month (?)
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #183

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.2 x 15 cm (12 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4715

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kono Hana Yotsugi no Hachinoki (?)
Theater: Ichimura (?)
梅花嗣鉢木(このはなよつぎはちのき) ヵ
 市村 ヵ

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection. June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection