Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as Tsukisayo

四代目岩井半四郎の月小夜

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


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 14.4 cm (12 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1130

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Play: Haru wa Soga Akebono-zôshi
Theater: Nakamura
春曽我曙草紙(はるのそがあけぼのぞうし)
 中村

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection