Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô V

五代目市川団十郎

Japanese
Edo period
early 1770s
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #138

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.6 x 13.8 cm (11 5/8 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.477

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Katsukawa Shunshô hitsu

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

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