Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Dainichibô

初代中村仲蔵の大日坊

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #406

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.5 cm (12 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.198

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 20.198, 21.4163

Play: Edo Meisho Midori Soga
Theater: Morita
江戸名所緑曽我(えどめいしょみどりそが)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams