Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as a Female Packhorse Driver

四代目岩井半四郎の女馬子

Japanese
Edo period
1773 (An'ei 2), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.4 x 14.8 cm (13 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4018

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play (kaomise): Gohiiki Kanjinchô
Theater: Nakamura
御摂勧進帳(ごひいき かんじんちょう)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

January 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from L. E. Charnley; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection