Actor Nakamura Nakazô II as Matsuômaru

二代中村仲蔵の松王丸

Japanese
Edo period
1796 (Kansei 8), 7th month
Artist Kabukidô Enkyô (Japanese, 1749–1803)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 9 (1981), pl. 7; Ukiyo-e taisei 8 (1931), #122

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 x 24.5 cm (13 3/4 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7031

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: Miyako
菅原伝授手習鑑(すがわらでんじゅてならいかがみ)
 都

Signed

Kabukidô ga
歌舞伎堂画

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection