Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as a female fox from Mt. Ubagadake

初代中村富十郎の狐

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #384

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 14.9 cm (12 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4347

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Chigo Torii Tobiiri-gitsune
Theater: Ichimura
児華表飛入阿紫(ちごとりいとびいりきつね)
 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