Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as a Blind Musician, from a Dance of Seven Changes

初代中村富十郎の坐頭(七変化の内)

Japanese
Edo period
1775 (An'ei 4), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 13.8 cm (12 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4246

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shida Yuzuriha Hôrai Soga
Theater: Morita
信田楪蓬莱曽我(しだゆづりはほうらいそが)
 森田

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Collector's seal: unidentified

Provenance

November 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