Actors Nakamura Nakazô I as Hakamadare Yasusuke and Ichikawa Danjûrô V as Hirai Yasumasa

初代中村仲蔵の袴垂保輔、五代目市川團十郎の平井保正

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), fig. 137; another print in the series: Katsukawa Shunshô (Ôta Mus. cat., 2016), #33

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 33.3 x 22 cm (13 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6035

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shitennô Tonoi no Kisewata
Theater: Nakamura
四天王宿直着綿(してんのうとのいのきせわた)
 中村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

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