Actors Nakamura Nakazô I as a Rokubu Pilgrim, actually Akugenta Yoshira; and Segawa Kikunojô III as Igazô's Sister Tamazusa, actually Shizuka

初代中村仲蔵の六部実は悪源太義平、三代目瀬川菊之丞の伊賀蔵妹玉章実は静

Japanese
Edo period
1777 (An'ei 6), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.8 x 22.5 cm (12 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6148

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Chigo Torii Tobiiri-gitsune
Theater: Ichimura
児華表飛入阿紫(ちごとりいとびいりきつね)
 市村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

June 1917, 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