Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as Oyasu

四代目岩井半四郎のおやす

Japanese
Edo period
1793 (Kansei 5), 8th month
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 14.3 cm (11 3/4 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6009

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Hime Komatsu Nenohi no Asobi
Theater: Kawarazaki
姫小松子日の遊(ひめこまつねのひのあそび)
 河原崎

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