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Actor Nakamura Nakazô I as Nagasaki Kageyuzaemon disguised as Gorohachi the sake seller

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Play: Hikitsurete Yagoe Taiheiki Theater: Morita

Signed

Katsu Shunshô ga 勝春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1776 (An'ei 5), 11th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #351

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 13.5 cm (11 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4026

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints