Actor Matsumoto Kôshirô IV

四代目松本幸四郎

Japanese
Edo period
1782 (Tenmei 2), 9th month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30 x 13.9 cm (11 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.1510

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly as Tofu Maker Goroemon, 1782.9, Ichimura, Hama no Masago Otogi Zôshi.

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper