Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as the Courtesan Katsuragi

四代目岩井半四郎の傾城かつらぎ

Japanese
Edo period
1778 (An'ei 7), 7th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.7 x 14.5 cm (12 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4054

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Date Kurabe Okuni Kabuki
Theater: Nakamura
伊達競阿国戯場(だてくらべおくにかぶき)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

July 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