Actor Nakamura Rikô I as Lady Mankô (Mankô Gozen) (?)

初代中村里好の満江御前ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 1st month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunjô (Japanese, died in 1787)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #729

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.3 x 14.3 cm (12 11/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6046

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Soga Musume Chôja (?)
Theater: Nakamura (?)
曽我娘長者(そがむすめちょうじゃ)
 中村

Signed

Shunjô ga
春常画

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