Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as a Shirabyôshi Dancer

初代中村仲蔵の白拍子

Japanese
Edo period
1783 (Tenmei 3), 8th month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunjô (Japanese, died in 1787)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.6 x 14.4 cm (12 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6044

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly:
Play (shosa): Dôjô-ji
Play (main feature): Keisei Katabira-ga-tsuji
Theater: Ichimura
道成寺(どうじょうじ)
傾城帷子辻(けいせいかたびらがつじ)
 市村

Signed

Shunjô ga
春常画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#138); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection