Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Honzô

初代中村仲蔵

Japanese
Edo period
1790-1792
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 15 cm (12 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4156

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Chûshingura

Signed

Katsukawa Shunshô ga
勝川春章画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame (hidden in costume)
改印:極

Provenance

November 1912, 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