Actor Nakamura Noshio I as the Dragon Girl

初代中村野塩の龍女

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #314

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.2 x 14.8 cm (12 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4340

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Oyabune Taiheiki
Theater: Ichimura
親船太平記
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, 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