Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as a Rokubu Pilgrim

初代中村仲蔵の六部

Japanese
Edo period
1780 (An'ei 9), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.3 x 14.7 cm (12 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6064

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18857, 21.6064

Play (kaomise): Kitekaeru Nishiki no Wakayaka
Thearter: Nakamura
極飜錦壮貌(きてかえるにしきのわかやか)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

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