Actors Nakamura Nakazo I as Tone no Danjô and Nakamura Sukegorô II as Kashima Gorô

初代中村仲蔵の利根弾正、二代目中村助五郎の鹿島五郎

Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.9 cm (12 5/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4160

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18555, 21.4160

Play: Nenriki Yuzuriha no Kagami
Theater: Nakamura
念力楪葉鏡(ねんりきゆずりはのかがみ)
 中村

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection