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Actor Nakamura Utaemon III as Orie

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MFA impressions: 11.22674-5 (complete), 17.3213.15 (right sheet only) Play: Kanadehon Chûshin Kôshaku Theater: Kitahorie From an album with decorative paper pasted over the names of the actors.

Signed

Shunshosai Hokuchô ga 春曙斎北頂画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1827 (Bunsei 10), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 96; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 2 (1998), #191

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.9 x 24.3 cm (14 1/8 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3213.15

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints