Actors Iwai Hanshiro IV as a Country Girl and Ichikawa Monnosuke II as Ôdate Samanosuke

四代目岩井半四郎の田舎娘、二代目市川門之助の大館左馬之助

Japanese
Edo period
1779 (An'ei 8), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 32 x 22.5 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4368

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.582, 21.4368

Play: Kaeribana Eiyû Taiheiki
Theater: Nakamura
帰花英雄太平記(かえりばなえいゆうたいへいき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

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