Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Danshichi Kurobei

初代中村仲蔵の団七九郎兵衛

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.4 x 13.7 cm (11 9/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.141

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 21.7288-90 (complete triptych), RES.54.141 (right sheet only)

Play: Natsu Matsuri Naniwa Kagami
Theater: Morita

Signed

Katsukawa Shunkô ga
勝川春好画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24