Actor Nakamura Daikichi I as Fuyô no mae

「ふやうのまへ 中村大吉」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1819 (Bunsei 2), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Uemura Yohei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 24.4 cm (14 3/4 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1286

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly a diptych (two sheets of a triptych): 49.1286 (L), RES.50.66 (R)

Play: Yakko Edo no Hananari
Theater: Kawarazaki
奴江戸花鎗(やっこえどのはなやり)
河原崎
 1819、文政02、11・18

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga
五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seals: kiwame, futakata
改印:極、貳方

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent