Interior View of the Nakamura Theater

中村座内外の図、内

Japanese
Edo period
1805 (Bunka 2)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 3 (1982), #201 (complete hexaptych)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.2 x 77.7 cm (15 1/16 x 30 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.1531-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych (upper half of hexaptych 21.1531-6): 21.1531 (left), 21.1532 (center), 21.1533 (right)

Signed

Ichiyôsai Utagawa Toyokuni ga (on left sheet)
一陽斎歌川豊国画

Provenance

1921, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift