Actor Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Yokobue

初代中村富十郎の横笛

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6103

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Chigo Suzuri Aoyagi Soga
Theater: Nakamura
稚児硯青柳曽我(ちごすずりあおやぎそが)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#533); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection