Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as Otsugi

四代岩井半四郎のおつぎ

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 1st month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.3 x 14.8 cm (11 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1251

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych.

Play: Fude Hajime Kanjinchô
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunshô ga

春章画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection