Actor Nakamura Noshio I as Tanzen (?)

初代中村野塩の丹前

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14.2 cm (12 5/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4040

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Kaomise): Hikitsurete Yagoe Taiheiki (?)
Theater: Morita
引連矢声太平記(ひきつれてやごえたいへいき)
 森田

Signed

Katsu Shunshô ga
勝春章画

Provenance

July 1912, 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