Actor Nakamura Noshio I as Tamanami

初代中村野塩の玉波

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.5 x 14.3 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4341

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18735, 21.4341

Play (second feature): Nuregoromo Nami no Tamahashi
Play (main feature): Oyabune Taiheiki
Theater: Ichimura
濡衣波玉橋(ぬれごろもなみのたまはし)
親船太平記(おやぶねたいへいき)
 市村、二番目

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, 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