Actor Nakamura Utaemon III as Tamaya Shinbei

「玉や新兵衛 中村歌右衛門」(三代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1808 (Bunka 5), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Maru-Zen (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 24.9 cm (15 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6977

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Echizen Mikuni Fûfuzuka
Theater: Nakamura

越前三国夫婦塚
艶色競廓操(はでくらべさとのみさお)
頃☆花児譜(ころもやよいはなごのけいず)
江戸 中村 二番目

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

February 10-12, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Carl Schraubstadter sale, American Art Art Galleries, New York; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection