Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô IV as Kagekiyo

四代目市川団十郎の景清

Japanese
Edo period
1769 (Meiwa 6), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 14.8 cm (12 5/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4321

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.18558, 21.4321

Play: Soga Moyô Aigo no Wakamatsu
Theater: Nakamura
曽我(衣+我)愛護若松(そがもようあいごのわかまつ)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

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