Actor Nakamura Kumetarô II greeting the audience on his arrival from Osaka

「大阪下り 中村粂太郎」(二代目)

Japanese
Edo period
1790 (Kansei 2), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #649

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 14.4 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6010

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection