Actor Bandô Matatarô IV as Maboroshi Takeemon

四代目坂東又太郎幻竹右衛門

Japanese
Edo period
1774 (An'ei 3), 9th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.4 x 14.6 cm (11 15/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4005

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Futatsu Chôchô Kuruwa Nikki
Theater: Nakamura
双蝶々曲輪日記 (ふたつちょうちょうくるわにっき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection