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Actor Nakamura Rikô I as Hakata Kojorô (?)

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Left sheet of incomplete diptych. Play: Shitennô-ji Nobori Kuyô Theater: Ichimura

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1773 (An'ei 2), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), cat. no. 260 (complete diptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.7 x 14.7 cm (12 7/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.853

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints