Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Kudô Suketsune

初代中村仲蔵の工藤助常

Japanese
Edo period
1770 (Meiwa 7), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.7 x 14.8 cm (12 1/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4161

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kagami-ga-ike Omokage Soga
Theater: Nakamura
鏡池俤曽我(かがみがいけおもかげそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection