Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Matsuômaru

初代中村仲蔵の松王丸

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 3rd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 14.7 cm (12 13/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6063

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami
Theater: Morita
菅原伝授手習鑑(すがわらでんじゅてならいかがみ)
 森田

Signed

Katsukawa Shunkô ga
勝川春好画

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