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Actors Nakamura Nakazô I as Mikawaya Giheiji and Nakamura Sukegorô II as Danshichi Kurobei

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Play: Ayatsuri Kabuki Ôgi Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunshô ga 春章画

Marks

Artist's seal: Rin (in jar shape)

Provenance

December 1916, 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

Japanese, Edo period, 1768 (Meiwa 5), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al, The Actor's Image (1994), #71; Gookin cat. #26

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.4 x 20.7 cm (11 3/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4366

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints