Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as the Courtesan Yamaji

「けいせい山路 中村富十郎」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
1740s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 28 cm (15 1/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

21.5752

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hôgetsudô Tanchôsai Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu ga
方月堂丹鳥斎奥村文角政信画

Markings

Artist's seals: Tanchôsai, Masanobu

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection