Actor Nakamura Nakazô I in His Dressing Room with Nakamura Rikô, from an untitled series of actors backstage

楽屋の中村仲蔵と中村里好

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782–83 (Tenmei 2–3)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints in the series: Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #s 461-5

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 x 24.6 cm (13 3/4 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4291

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.14872, 21.4291

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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