Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Daibutsu no Sabu

初代中村仲蔵の大仏三ぶ

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.7 x 14.7 cm (12 7/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6062

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Edo Meisho Midori Soga
Theater: Morita
江戸名所緑曽我(えどめいしょみどりそが)
 森田

Signed

Katsukawa Shunkô ga
勝川春好画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection