Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as the Brushcutter (Shibakari) Eisaku
1779 (An'ei 8), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunjô (Japanese, died in 1787)
Hosoban; 32.6 x 14.9 cm (12 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Right sheet of incomplete triptych.
Triptych: 11.18462-3 (left and center sheets), 21.6041 (right sheet); no VR
Play (kaomise): Utakurabe Tôsei Moyô
Katsukawa Shunjô ga
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection