Actor Nakamura Matsue I as a Peddler of Hats (Eboshi)

烏帽子売り 「中村松江」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
early 1760s
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820), Publisher Sakaiya Kurobei


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 14 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5865

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kitao Shigemasa ga
北尾重政画

Provenance

March 1918, 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