Actors Nakamura Kanzaburô IX as Kusunoki Masatsura and Nakamura Sukegorô II as Ômori Hikoshichi

九代目中村勘三郎の楠正行、二代目中村助五郎の大森彦七

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.4 x 14 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4044

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 11.18741 or 20.204 (right sheet); 21.4044 (left sheet); no VR

Play: Kaeribana Eiyû Taiheiki
Theater: Nakamura
帰花英雄太平記(かえりばなえいゆうたいへいき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection