Actors Nakamura Nakazô I as Ogata Saburô and Nakamura Rikô I as Izayoi

初代中村仲蔵の尾形三郎、初代中村里好の十六夜

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, active about 1789–1818)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.3 x 22.5 cm (12 11/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6152

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.14967, 21.6152

Play: Chigo Torii Tobiiri-gitsune
Theater: Ichimura
児華表飛入阿紫(ちごとりいとびいりきつね)
 市村

Signed

Katsukawa Shunkô ga
勝川春好画

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