Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Shunkan

初代中村仲蔵の俊寛

Japanese
Edo period
1778 (An'ei 7), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.3 x 15 cm (12 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6067

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.6067, RES.54.148

Play: Hime Komatsu Nenohi no Asobi
Theater: Ichimura
姫小松子日遊(ひめこまつ ねのひのあそび)
 市村

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