No. 8, A New Play in the [Nakamura] Theater (Shibai shin kyôgen no zu, hachi), from the series Eight Famous Sites in Edo (Edo meisho hachigaseki)

「江戸名所八ヶ蹟 芝居新狂言之図 八」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770
Artist Utagawa Toyoharu (Japanese, 1735–1814), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mueller et al., Competition and Collaboration (2007), #23

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.3 x 34.6 cm (8 3/8 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6921

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utagawa Toyoharu ga
歌川豊春画

Provenance

November 1919, acquired 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