Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as the Laundress Otoki

四代目岩井半四郎のせんたくやお時

Japanese
Edo period
1772 (Meiwa 9/An'ei 1), 11th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.5 x 13.7 cm (11 5/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4012

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Ôyoroi Ebidô Shinozuka
Theater: Nakamura
大鎧海老胴篠塚(おおよろいえびどうしのづか)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection