Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as Osato

四代岩井半四郎のおさと

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 6th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.2 x 15.1 cm (13 1/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6117

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Yoshitsune Senbon-zakura
Theater: Nakamura
義経千本桜(よしつねせんぼんざくら)
 中村

Signed

Shunkô ga
春好画

Provenance

November 1912, 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