Actors Ichikawa Monnosuke II and Iwai Hanshiro IV as boys with a huge snowball

二代目市川門之助  四代目岩井半四郎

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban diptych; 31.8 x 28.2 cm (12 1/2 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.444-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 54.444 (right), 54.445 (left)

Signed

Shun'ei ga (on each sheet)
春英画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24