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Actors Nakamura Nakazô I as Onmaya Kisanda dressed as the Lion Dancer Kakubei and Segawa Kikunojô III as Shizuka Gozen

初代中村仲蔵の角兵衛獅子実ハ幸三太、 三代目瀬川菊之丞の静御前

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #380 (with signature)

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 30.3 x 21.1 cm (11 15/16 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.559

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.14863 (unsigned), 2012.559 (signed)

Play (kaomise): 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

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

2012, accessioned by the MFA. (Accession Date: October 19, 2012)

Credit Line

Source unidentified