Actor Nakajima Mihoemon II as Okuma Baba

二代目中島三甫右衛門のお熊婆

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 15 cm (12 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4207

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Chigo Suzuri Aoyagi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
稚児硯青柳曽我(ちごすずりあおやぎそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

November 1912, 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