Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as Tokiwai

四代目岩井半四郎の常盤井

Japanese
Edo period
1782 (Tenmei 2), 5th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.8 x 14.5 cm (12 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4344

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Shida Yakata Yotsugi no Hikifune
Theater: Ichimura
信田館代継引船(しだやかたよつぎのひきふね)
市村
 1782、壬寅、天明02、05・05

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

December 1916, 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