Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Shirotae

初代中村富十郎の白妙

Japanese
Edo period
1773 (An'ei 2), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.6 x 14.6 cm (12 1/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4082

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (Jôruri): Onna Hachinoki
Theater: Morita

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection