Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Kuzunoha

「葛の葉 中村富十郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 8th month
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0062; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #337

Dimensions

Hosoban; 27 x 13.1 cm (10 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.40.65

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kikyô-zome Onna Urakata
Theater: Morita

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

1940, anonymous gift to the MFA (in compliance with Chie Hirano's wish). (Accession date: June 13, 1940)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift