Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Nagoya Kosan

初代中村富十郎の名古屋小さん

Japanese
Edo period
1771 (Meiwa 8), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 14.3 cm (12 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4337

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Fukikaete Tsuki mo Yoshiwara
Theater: Morita
葺換月吉原(ふきかえてつきもよしわら)
 森田

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