Actor Nakamura Ganjirô I as Kamiya Jihei

初代中村鴈治郎の紙屋治兵衛

Japanese
Taishô era
1922 (Taishô 11)
Artist Yoshikawa Kanpô (Japanese, 1894–1979), Publisher Satô Shôtarô (Japanese)


Object Place: Yoshikawa Kampo

Catalogue Raisonné

Brown et al., Fresh Impressions (2013), cat. 334; Smith, The J. Print since 1900 (1983), #55, photo p. 77

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 41.9 x 27.4 cm (16 1/2 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

38.713

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink, color, and mica on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Kamiji

Signed

Kanpô (in block)
観方

Markings

Publisher's mark: Satô Shô han

Provenance

By 1938, Yamanaka and Company, Boston; 1938, sold by Yamanaka and Company to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund