Actors Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Takenuki Gorô and Ôtani Hiroji III as Asahina no Saburô

初代中村富十郎の竹抜五郎、三代目大谷広次の朝比奈

Japanese
Edo period
1778 (An'ei 7), 2nd month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.1 x 15 cm (12 5/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6099

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (finale): Medake Odake Bunshin Gorô
Play (main feature): Kokimazete Takao Soga
Theater: Ichimura
女竹男竹勢五郎(めだけおだけぶんしんごろう)
濃木雑高尾曽我(こきまぜてたかおそが)
 市村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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