Actor Sawamura Sôjûrô III as Seigen

三代目沢村宗十郎の清玄

Japanese
Edo period
1793 (Kansei 5), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.4 x 13.8 cm (11 15/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5985

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Saikai Soga no Nakamura
Theater: Nakamura
遇曽我中村(さいかいそがのなかむら)
 中村

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection