Actor Arashi Hinaji as Wakasa no Mae (?)

嵐雛治の若狭の前ヵ

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 11th month (?)
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.4 x 14.8 cm (12 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4238

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Edo Yôgi Hike ya Tsunasaka (or: Edo Kataki Hike ya Tsunasaka)
Theater: Ichimura
江戸容儀曳綱坂(えどようぎひけやつなさか、えどかたきひけやつなさか)
 市村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#270); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection