Actor Iwai Shijaku I as the Maiden (Musume) Itohagi

「娘いと萩 岩井紫若」(初代)

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Yasukawa Harusada I (Japanese, 1798–1849), Publisher Shôhonya Kichibei (Shôkichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

General reference: Kitagawa, "Notes on the sumizuri actor prints of Kyoto," Andon 72-3 (2002), 27-33

Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 19.7 x 12.8 cm (7 3/4 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.62.22

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harusada ga

春貞画

Provenance

Originally accepted for Asiatic Department Library in a book numbered 74650

Credit Line

Gift of Kojiro Tomita