Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV

四代岩井半四郎

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 13.3 cm (12 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6007

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

ARc gives date as 1790-91.

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection