Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as the Sake Vendor Gorohachi, Actually Nagasaki Kageyu

初代中村仲蔵の酒売五郎八実は長崎かげゆ

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #351

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 13.5 cm (11 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4026

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hikitsurete Yagoe Taiheiki
Theater: Morita
引連矢声太平記(ひきつれてやごえたいへいき)
 森田

Signed

Katsu Shunshô ga
勝春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection