Actor Nakayama Tomisabûrô I as Fox Kojorô (Kojorô-gitsune)

初代中山富三郎の小女郎狐

Japanese
Edo period
1793 (Kansei 5), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Iwatoya Kisaburô (Eirindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.8 x 14.9 cm (12 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6011

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (finale of second feature): Shinoda-zuma Sugata no Nakatomi
Play (main feature): Matsu wa Tayû Yuki no Datezome
Theater: Kiri
信田妻容影中富(しのだづますがたのなかとみ)
松太夫雪伊達染(まつはたゆうゆきのだてぞめ)
 桐

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection