Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Ukishima Danjô

初代中村仲蔵の浮島弾正

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1), 8th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.9 x 15.2 cm (12 15/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.4169

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shida Chôja Bashira
Theater: Nakamura
信田長者柱(しだちょうじゃばしら)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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