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初代中村富十郎の虎

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 14.3 cm (11 5/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4022

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Sono Kyôdai Fuji no Sugatami
Theater: Morita
其兄弟富士姿視(そのきょうだいふじのすがたみ)
森田
 1776、丙申、安永05、01・15

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection