Actor Nakamura Utaemon III as Orie

「おりへ 中村歌右衛門」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1827 (Bunsei 10), 4th month
Artist Shunshosai Hokuchô (Japanese, active 1822–1830), Publisher Shôhonya Seishichi (Honsei) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 96; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 2 (1998), #191

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.9 x 24.3 cm (14 1/8 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3213.15

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.22674-5 (complete), 17.3213.15 (right sheet only)

Play: Kanadehon Chûshin Kôshaku
Theater: Kitahorie

From an album with decorative paper pasted over the names of the actors.
仮名手本忠臣講釈
 北堀江

Signed

Shunshosai Hokuchô ga
春曙斎北頂画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection